When the calendar turned to November yesterday, so did Mother Nature. The wind has been howling since yesterday morning. Ferry crossings for today day have been cancelled; it’s a good day for pjs and movies.
In checking out the current conditions at Swallowtail lighthouse, the last line made me chuckle:
Growing up, we had 2 television channels (CBC and CTV); 3 (PBS) if it wasn’t too stormy. Once we owned a VCR, Mum would record shows for us to watch and we would – over and over. One of our favourites was “Muppet Family Christmas”. We watched it everyday until the VCR tape broke. My siblings and I still can recite most of the movie and quotes from it are part of our regular conversation: “Careful of the icy patch!” The part that always made me laugh was the newscast:
Any mention of falling barometers still makes me smile. 🙂