Tis the Season-Humidity

Tis the Season-Humidity

No amount of preening can fix humid-day hair. Or feathers.

Mourning Dove

Mourning Dove 

To everything there is a season,
A time for every purpose under heaven.
–Ecclesiastes 3:1

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34 thoughts on “Tis the Season-Humidity

    • Yes, that is a timeless scripture, Darlene. It was really hot today. I went to the garden center, perennials were 50% off. The last day of the coupon, and there wasn’t much left-and I’d wilted by the time I got out of there! Was so glad to have a/c when I got home.

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  1. Woke up this morning, it’s 79 degrees and 90 % humidity. In the house.

    Hang in there, people and birdies!
    ~

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    • Thanks, Pix! Fall is going to look good this year. I’m really missing long walks and hikes. I tried to work in the yard the other day, and thanks to my Fitbit, I could see how much my heart rate increased. I didn’t stay long! Here I am at the midnight hour again. Good night!

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  2. I love that verse and have always loved Ecclesiastes, i think it is my favorite book. i am practical and have common sense and that is what that book is. tells it like it is. sweet little dove… we are in the Tis the season of humidity tooooooo

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  3. Love the itchy dove. Even with their well oiled and preened feathers, I think birds sometimes get miserable in these hot and/or humid times too. You’ve quoted one of my favorite verses from the Bible, truly it is fitting for this time of year. 🙂

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    • The birds haven’t been hanging out at the feeders much in this heat. I guess they don’t need as much food for energy to burn on hot days. I think starlings compete to see who can splash the most water out of the birdbath!

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  4. Love the feathers!! Many thanks for sharing this with SEASONS! The text is good, and right now it’s encouraging – will be glad when this (political) season is over -too intense. Have a happy and blessed week, Patti:)

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    • I can identify with wilting! After being out for the dentist, lunch with a friend, and a (very) brief stop at the garden center, I wasn’t worth anything when I got home!

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