Theresa and Shelly, you seriously have my sympathy. I'd hate to be stuck in that kind of weather.
But if it will make you feel better, it's hotter than you know what down here from May through September. A steamy, humid, heavy, hard-to-breathe-in, hard-to-move-in heat!
I read an article one time that said that is why southerners traditionally moved so slowly. Before air conditioning
, it was an essential survival adaptation.
has made it possible for northerners to survive transplanting down here. But I don't think any number of furnaces would make it possible for me to transplant up there!