Hooray! Finally summer is here in Seattle. Driving with the windows down and radio up, I like to feel the heat of the glaring sun and a cool breeze touching my skin-- I like the contrast. Summer is so short here. I must enjoy this as much as possible before never-ending troops of grey clouds coming in with undetermined rain.
Okinawa, where I grew up, gets unbelievably HOT in summer. It belongs to sub-tropical climate, and it means hot and HUMID! It feels like you're covered with a wet heavy blanket all the time. Vending machine is a savior. You must constantly drink something to hydrate yourself.
When I think of summer, this is one of my favorite childhood memories.
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