The wind had arrived.
But it wasn't the hot wind of Santa Ana fame, but a cold one. Too dry, to be sure, but at least bracing enough to give a foretaste of winter.
The advantage of the queen-sized futon, as opposed to our king-sized bed, is that it necessitates proximity. That can be a problem in the heat of summer. When it's cool, though, the result is intensely comforting.
And what better day to wake up with an embrace than our anniversary?