A Wet Boom

With days of rain (and more on the way thanks to a little subtropical system headed our way), we’re all just wet—including a wet Boom Boom.

Look at all that rain.
Look at all that rain.

We’ve had days of rain. The forecast is for more days of rain. And to make it even wetter, the National Weather Service identified a “disturbance” in the Atlantic with “sub-tropical tendencies”—aka, rain. And guess where it’s headed? Yep, the Boom is looking at it.

Embrace the rain.
Embrace the rain.

Our morning and afternoon walks are in the rain. Our yard time is in the rain. And we keep Hu-Dad up in the middle of the night as the sky rumbles and grumbles (because we can’t let him sleep through that). On the bright side, this isn’t a scratch and sniff blog or you would get to smell wet dog.

Don't you want a hug from a soaking wet Boom?
Don’t you want a hug from a soaking wet Boom?

6 Comments

  1. Shyuki & May on June 16, 2020 at 8:34 pm

    Ahh!!…Eau de parfum wet dog. Choice of people who own dogs = )

  2. Lori & Izzy Bear on June 16, 2020 at 9:51 am

    I’d hug dat wet Boom Boom ????????????????????

  3. Jean Burkhardt on June 16, 2020 at 9:04 am

    How considerate of Boom Boom to wake up Hu_dad when the storms are going through in the middle of the night! Yes-the odor of wet dog is one I am very familar with!

  4. Debbie & Ruby on June 16, 2020 at 8:32 am

    OK Boom-Boom, I will give you a hug anytime.

  5. HokiePack on June 16, 2020 at 7:37 am

    Boom is almost as pretty as the hydrangeas!

  6. Terry+Rory on June 16, 2020 at 5:39 am

    Wow! Lots of soggy days :0
    I lived in the South for a couple of years,and that’s one of the things I remember the most- it really rains! The T-storms were really crazy!!!
    Hoping you see some wonderful sunshine soon????

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