Wednesday, 1 December 2010

summer is here.


I wish I could be happy about it. But to be honest, I just don't like summer. I love the idea of summer, but in reality it's too hot for the beach, indoors is full of mosquitos - as hard as we try to keep them out - our studio has been converted into a sauna and there are just too many people.

If it weren't so awful for the environment and my wallet, I would get air conditioning and put fake snow on my windows and not leave the house for the whole of summer, wrapped in a blanket and drinking hot chocolate like it's vodka*, laughing hysterically at all those foolish enough to brave the sweltering Queensland tourist circus.

* I mean water. Water's the one I drink a lot of.

2 comments:

  1. Today December 1st is our nineth wedding anniversary and nine years ago we travelled from Portugal to summer in Australia. It was a marvellous honeymoon!

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  2. Hi Andreia, how wonderful that you chose Australia for your honeymoon. I'm so glad you enjoyed it! It is only these past few years that I've become intolerable of the summer, I don't remember it ever being so bad. I think it may just be me though, I don't know anyone else who whines like I do at the heat!

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