I'm so glad Hurricane Gustav seems not to have a repeat of the disasters of a few years ago.
Like everywhere else, I guess, this hurricane spawned talk, at my house, of hurricanes past. Our stories aren't too impressive; forgive us, we're from the North.
Then T. said, dead serious, "I was in a Category 2 hurricance once. It wasn't as impressive as I thought it would be. We lost thirteen trees. But they were weaklings."
She slays me.