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Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Scary Evening!

But don't worry... it's not D-related!

We just had some pretty severe storms here in the DFW area; a tornado or two (or three!), 70+ MPH wind gusts, power outages, and a fallen tree. When we inspected the tree a little closer, we could see it was charred! YIKES! Lightning struck our tree that sits a mere 15 feet from our house!

Elise handled the whole thing like a trooper; cheering on the thunder and lightning throughout the storm. We had one tense moment when we thought we were going to have to high-tail to the bathroom to take shelter, but in the end all was okay. Save for our tree, of course.

And, due to all the excitement, a bedtime BG of 250. But at least she had a good time, right?

3 comments:

  1. Hmmm....definitely DO NOT miss those tornados from growing up in the Midwest and most recently living in Tulsa!

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  2. Amy, I live in Tulsa, and I also lived many years in Oklahoma City. It's very interesting sometimes.

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  3. Glad you are all ok. We have had torrents of rain in MD, like you can't see through it. So sorry about your tree.:(

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