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Let me start with gratitude for having dodged the Henri bullet.

I’m ashamed that I ever complain about the weather.

I'm a big fan of bad weather. Monday morning's unexpected rain gave me a much-deserved day off.

I'm willfully guillible. When told something that either interests or tickles me, I tend to repeat it as gospel. To wit: years ago, I was told that...

For the past week, several days had skies filled with very interesting thunderheads. Sadly, they produced no rain to speak of.

I was once again all set to complain about the high humidity leading to miserable outdoor work conditions. Then there was an article in The New York...