We Interrupt This Blog To Bring You…….   2 comments

…..an amazing but welcome aberration of nature: this weekend’s temperatures. I’d intended a totally different post but the weather this weekend begged a blog!

Weekends being what they are, I was in the city. I knew it was going to be warm but I guess it didn’t sink in exactly how warm 65 degrees would feel after a Tuesday of snow and days of temps in the teens. If I didn’t know any better I would have thought it was a few days before Easter, not Christmas.

As the infamous “they”say, One picture is worth at least a few words

Judging by the temperature and the sky, it could definitely be April, no, it could be May!

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But nightfall brought me back to reality, but in a joyous way. That’s the Christmas-lit Empire State Building in the distance.

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It may have been night but the temperatures were holding their own. And people were loving it.

Dining outdoors

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Dispensing with coats

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Even doormen!

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A couple of   hours later I arrived back at the Peekskill train station. What a difference fifty miles can make

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And another six miles at the House of Mars

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Post Script

I awoke to what I thought was the foggiest morning I’d ever seen.

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Then I realized they were fogged up. It was warmer outside than in. So I opened the windows. Yes, in December!

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And set out to finish my Christmas shopping!

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Merry Christmas to all!

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Posted December 22, 2013 by virginiafair in Uncategorized

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2 responses to “We Interrupt This Blog To Bring You…….

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  1. Our weather was unseasonably warm, too! I actually wore shorts and Ed grilled some ribs! We sat outside in our swing, too! Not our typical weekend-before-Christmas!

    Have a Merry Christmas, Virginia :)

  2. Merry Christmas, and yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus….he gave us summer in December!!!

    Catherine M. Gaughan

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