This weekend was when autumn blew its way in, a little late, but welcome just the same. The calendar proclaimed it to be the first day of fall on September 22, but the weather didn't cooperate. Summer wasn't ready to loosen its sweaty grip on all of us. We sweated...and waited, not too patiently in some cases, for fall to come to our rescue.
Apparently, the torrential rains of last week were enough to loosen the stranglehold of summer. Saturday was missing a few of the regulars...namely heat and humidity. There was a new kid in town...and it was all about blue skies, low humidity and a gentle breeze rustling the slowly changing leaves.
Autumn, welcome back. It's been pretty hot here without you.
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