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This is summer

OK, I'll risk it by writing about it, but I have to praise the summer we're having.

I noted that summer was late, arriving around July 4 in Happy Valley.

But what we're getting is a bell ringer -- cool and comfortable, for the arts festival and afterward.


Some of these days have been just plain perfect. To me, at least. I'm not a heat and humidity fan, and somehow we've escaped that this summer.

So far. Let's see, now that I've jinxed us ...