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The Dirt Gets Damp - De File
Does Collecting Make You Feel Dirty?
The Dirt Gets Damp
The air wafting through my window right now is wonderful. This is my seventh June in Tucson and only the second time I've experienced a foretaste of the monsoon that lingered through the evening. When I was lying on our old sofa after dinner, lazily watching Skylar perform her trampoline bounces to West Side Story, I would periodically turn my head to watch the clouds flicker yellowly against the fast-moving gray of the post-thunderstorm sky, feeling totally blissed out. Shantih, Shantih, Shantih. . .

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chefxh From: chefxh Date: June 12th, 2007 06:46 am (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
oh! that smell of wet greasewood! *swoon* The smell of rain there is so shocking and sensuous. That evaporative effect of real non-mechanized dampness, teaching skin aridity. Oh, Charlie, how that brings back the desert.
cbertsch From: cbertsch Date: June 12th, 2007 01:03 pm (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
I wish you could have been here. How's the kitty?
chefxh From: chefxh Date: June 12th, 2007 04:32 pm (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
He's feisty and bratty and gets into everything. In other words, he's fine. *smile*
xxxpunkxgrrlxxx From: xxxpunkxgrrlxxx Date: June 13th, 2007 03:39 am (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
the weather last night was amazing.
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