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Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  ander217 on 7/9/2010, 4:40 pm

We've had NO rain since one small rain shower in mid-May, and nothing before that since April. Last night the heavens opened up and poured. We got at least two inches.

Thank you, Lord!!!

Okay, little garden, now get up and grow.

(Would you believe I actually heard someone complaining this morning because the rain knocked their satellite out and they couldn't see their favorite TV program last night? If I was a violent person I think I could have knocked them silly.)

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  Ha-v-v on 7/9/2010, 5:33 pm


(Would you believe I actually heard someone complaining this morning
because the rain knocked their satellite out and they couldn't see
their favorite TV program last night?

Oh Im so happy you had rain !!!! I know what its like for it not to rain for two months !! Watering twice daily!!!

If I was a violent person I think I
could have knocked them silly.)

Did you talk to yourself with arms flailing ? I do that !!! lololol It releases stress if I vent and talk like I was talking to them. I talk with my hands anyway Smile lololol

So glad you had rain, grow little garden grow ~~~
Ha-v-v

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Thank you, Lord, it rained!

Post  junequilt on 7/9/2010, 5:39 pm

Send some our way, would ya please?

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  camprn on 7/9/2010, 5:42 pm

Lucky Duck! Hooray for the rain! Like a Star @ heaven

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Post  ander217 on 7/9/2010, 5:53 pm

When it first started raining I had to go outside and just stand in it, laughing like a little kid. I seemed to hear the entire yard and garden laughing along with me. My hair was soaked, but I didn't care. (This morning my hair was so soft. I forgot what rinsing with rain water does for hair.)

May you all get the rain you need.

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  Retired Member 1 on 7/9/2010, 7:23 pm

I felt the same way last week when it started raining here -- none since late April, and May and June were much hotter than usual. In the past week and a half, we've had several nice showers and lots of cloudy days. And the garden is going crazy -- everything is blooming again.

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  dixie on 7/9/2010, 7:42 pm

Amen to that, we got a really good rain too.

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  martha on 7/9/2010, 10:27 pm

still awaiting our turn...but very happy for those of you who got some.

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  pattipan on 7/9/2010, 10:33 pm

Still raining here in the mountains of WV. Rain barrel is full and running over again -- Hallelujah!

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  nancy on 7/10/2010, 11:21 am

ander - we had nearly 7" in June. But we've been dry for nearly 2 weeks. and we got a good rain yesterday, too! I got spolied there for a while. Then Thursday night my rain barrel was nearly empty. It's over half full now!

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  camprn on 7/10/2010, 11:24 am

We are finally getting a light rain here as well! I really need to get a rain barrel! Shocked

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Re: Thank you, Lord, it rained!!!

Post  nancy on 7/10/2010, 11:26 am

check craigslist. i got mine for $40 - ready to go. i just love it!

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