Wizard of Changes -- ©cdozo 2004 to 2015 (cdozo) wrote,
Wizard of Changes -- ©cdozo 2004 to 2015

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Oh The Lord Is Good To Me...

I woke up at about 5 this morning to a raging thunderstorm. I unplugged the computers and fell back asleep. I woke up next at 7 am, way too late to get G to the school bus on time. So we got dressed and headed off to school. When I got outside, I found that my rain buckets, which were empty last night, had maybe 6 to 8 inches of water in them. I checked my rain gauge and it showed that we'd gotten about an inch of rain.

As we headed down MoPac I could see a dim wannabe rainbow that got brighter and more defined as we drove south until it was a complete arc with the most vivid colors I've ever seen in a rainbow. It was beautiful.

So we talked about the story of Noah and the dove and the rainbow and what they symbolized. I got G to school about two minutes late and headed back up MoPac. The rainbow was gone, and it was pouring down rain out of a mostly blue sky. It wasn't dark and gray, so visibility was good. The drive home was easy and it was nice to see how green the grass and the trees are getting. It's been so dry for so long. This rain is so nice.
Tags: weather

  • Christmas Trip - Beginning

    I'm slowly uploading my Christmas trip photos to Flickr. I made the mistake of trying to upload them all at once. I put a ton of time into…

  • Merry Christmas!

    The "War On Christmas" complainers spend all of Advent complaining about how people are rejecting Christmas. But once Christmas actually…

  • "Chariots" (John Kirkpatrick) from "Nowell, Sing We Clear", 2012

    This song, by John Kirkpatrick, has joined my (relatively long) list of favorite Christmas carols. I was surprised to find that it was written in…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded