Archive for August 4th, 2009

Woop, woop, woop, woop!

Batten down your hatches, strap down your children and staple your pets to the floor because Severe Tropical Storm Goni has just scared the crap enough out of the Hong Kong Observatory to set a Number 8 Storm Signal at 9:40pm tonight.

I have leaned out of my 11th story building to tape those weird X shaped things on my windows ( I wondered why Mulder did that on an episode of The X Files once, then I found out it was a signal to his inside man) and I have ran to 7-11 to get a stock of canned oysters to see me through this perfect storm. May God love us all.

I haven’t done any of the above, actually. There is a very puny tree down below our apartment, it’s not even fluttering a leaf. As you can see, it’s going down south to annoy somebody else. A small moth may perish in the middle of the night on mainland China. Pray for it.


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