Is it too early?Wednesday, August 03, 2011
I know, I know. It's too early.
But yesterday was my least favourite kind of weather: torrential rain, but hot and muggy. The sky was an insipid, watery grey. By the time I arrived at work, clad in a mortifying combination of sleek black trousers, clickety heels and an ANORAK, I was a hot, wet, sweaty, straggly mess.
And all I can think about now is one of those cool, crisp, perfect winter days that Edinburgh does so well. Preferably worn with a soft and snuggly new winter coat and some kick-ass mittens.
I know it's only the start of August. I know that. And I don't want to wish the days away. But I'm a Christmas baby and a ski bum, and part of me will always be longing for winter.
Oh well. Until then, I could always try this:
Anyone else getting sick of summer yet? Or is it just me?