As I write this, it’s hotter here in Buffalo NY (95 0F / 35 0C) than it is in Merida 930F.  Merida, however, is expecting rain showers, while Buffalo is in severe drought.

At the memorial service held yesterday at my friend, Gordon’s boyhood home, after the appropriate words were said, kids were invited to get dirty-stinky-wet in the pond. (Click on images for full refreshment.)