Have you ever had one of those days when
you think you’d be better off going back
to bed and sleeping the day away?
Today has been just such a day for me.
After I woke up and worked all the kinks
out of all the places they settle in, I
began thinking of snow. I know!
Beautiful blue sky, almost 80 degrees
out and I’m thinking snow. I put it down
to all the construction in our area.
Looks like someone is running fiber
optic lines and an apartment building
down the street is being torn down.
And I’m thinking about how a fresh snow
hides all the scars mankind gives the
planet during the summer.
And how only God can a make heavy snow
appear so beautiful and calming when one’s
knees are knocking and the teeth chattering.
I was almost ready to get out a winter
coat. The wife asked what I was grinning
about and I told her snow. Since she has
known me a while I just got the look.
With breakfast done I came into the
office and opened my email only to break
out in giggles again. This got the wife
curious and she asked me what was funny.
I almost thought she was going to call
the straight-jacket brigade when I said
‘ethanol’ and kept laughing.
She left the office before I could
explain myself. I did the post on
ethanol yesterday and while checking
my email today I opened my SEMA SAN
The first item in the newsletter was
an article called “The Case Against
To stop laughing, and convince the
wife I hadn’t lost it completely, I
watched the following video to calm
And that is how my snow day went.
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