No I really mean it – my ass is hot! The temps here in northwestern Maine are in the high nineties for the second day.
Tomorrow will be back in the seventies where it belongs; but this can only be seen as somewhat normal because we had a few days like this last year at this time.
We have no air conditioning at our house because we don’t actually need it. Our house is well insulated and the day temps, even though most of the summer will be (should be) in the upper seventies and low eighties with night temps dropping fifteen to twenty degrees.
It is so hot today that my wife has opted for yogurt and fresh fruit for lunch and I am having a potato chip sandwich (two pieces of bread liberally spread with mayonnaise and filled with potato chips) and a cold beer.
If I wanted to live in these temperatures, I wouldn’t have left the south – that and other reasons.