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Re: summer?

Too bad you weren't down here Auralie.  Summer is alive & well in TX.   I
think it only got up to 90 degrees today and that feels like fall now.

On 8/29/09, Aplfgcnys@aol.com <Aplfgcnys@aol.com> wrote:
> What happened to summer?  After the coolest July on record, we
> finally had a few warmish days, but mostly overcast and humid.
> Then early this week a couple of days up in the 80s.  90 degrees
> was predicted but never happened here. Now we are back into
> what looks like real fall weather.  It hasn't been above 72 since
> Thursday - wasn't out of the 60s yesterday and doesn't look like
> it will be today.  It's drizzling rain, but less than an inch has
> fallen - just dismal and depressing.  Add to that, the dogwood
> trees are definitely turning color, and the flock of goldfinches that
> cluster around our feeder are losing their bright yellow color. We
> get so much pleasure from the goldfinches.  There have been more
> of them than usual this summer.  Sometimes there are as many
> as eight lined up or fussing with each other for a turn at the feeder.
> I know they will still be here all winter, but I hate to see them lose
> their brilliant summer plumage.
> Auralie
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