By Lambert Strether of Corrente.
Readers, I had to write about robot cars and more ObamaCare complexification today, and so I sacrificed my Water Cooler time. I’ll make it up to you, I swear.
In the meantime, I thought of a few questions:
1) The man with a truck came and cleaned out my garage (again; where does it all come from?). So what are your fall chores? Do people in, say, Southern California even have fall chores?
2) The weatherpersons are forecasting a warm-ish winter, which is great for me, because my fuel bills for the last two years were brutal. And all we got from the Hurricane season was some rain. How’s the weather been for you so far? Hot enough? (And does anybody ever read the Farmers Almanac and check back to see how its predictions fared? I never do….)
3) I left the sunflowers in place, along with a new small oak that may or may not live, and weedwhacked everything else. Crude, but effective, and a blank slate for next year. You gardeners who aren’t so lazy, what did you do?
Talk amongst yourselves! And be excellent to each other.
Readers, feel free to contact me at lambert [UNDERSCORE] strether [DOT] corrente [AT] yahoo [DOT] com, with (a) links, and even better (b) sources I should curate regularly, (c) how to send me a check if you are allergic to PayPal, and (d) to find out how to send me images of plants. Vegetables are fine! Fungi are deemed to be honorary plants! If you want your handle to appear as a credit, please put it in the subject line. Otherwise, I will anonymize by using your initials. See the previous Water Cooler (with plant) here. Today’s plant (SR):
Another splendid honorary plant!
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