Sunday, July 12, 2009


The temperature in my eastward-facing room.

Honestly, I am still not used to the tropical climate after living with it for 30 years.

Back to the hot and humid climate once more, I must say that it has been tolerable so far. Haven't seen much of the sun, only overcast sky for the past couple of days. There were occasional breezes which was a blessing.

The persistent overcast weather forboded an imminent fierce storm and I was right. Raindrops pitter-pattered on the cement grounds. UK rains alot but I will hardly call that rain--"drizzle" might be more appropriate, in my opinion. I begin to appreciate the word "pitter-patter" with tropical rains.

I missed this thick scent of rain.

The size of the rain drops on a particular