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Curmudgeoness Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-19-11 08:40 PM
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9. Good luck with that. How much rain did you get this time?
It would be wonderful to just have 1/2" a day. Problem is that there is often too much rain at one time in Houston. I wish you well.

And from what I am told by my sister, deciduous trees that have dropped all their leaves may not be dead and may leaf out if you get enough rain in time. The loss of leaves is a survival mechanism. It is the trees who still have leaves on them but the leaves are dead that are goners. Don't rush to take them down if you can wait.
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  -Awoke to the sound of thunder and rain in Houston at 4:30 this morning... Richardo  Sep-19-11 05:49 AM   #0 
  - I love a good thunder storm  siligut   Sep-19-11 05:50 AM   #1 
  - I love to lie in bed during a thunderstorm.  Bunny   Sep-19-11 07:27 AM   #2 
  - it was a wonderful sound  maddezmom   Sep-19-11 07:51 AM   #3 
  - How far off? Did you sit and wonder?  Iggo   Sep-19-11 09:24 AM   #4 
  - Aint It Funny How The Night Moves? n/t  Yavin4   Sep-19-11 09:44 AM   #5 
     - When you just don't seem to have as much to lose  Ptah   Sep-19-11 06:23 PM   #7 
        - Didn't appreciate those lines back when I was a teen and this song was new.  Iggo   Sep-19-11 09:41 PM   #11 
  - Oh, I hope it keeps raining there, but not too hard too fast.  Curmudgeoness   Sep-19-11 06:16 PM   #6 
  - Yes, we've lost at least a half dozen big trees - 60' pines and oaks  Richardo   Sep-19-11 08:11 PM   #8 
     - Good luck with that. How much rain did you get this time?  Curmudgeoness   Sep-19-11 08:40 PM   #9 
        - Your sister has a lot of experience...  Richardo   Sep-19-11 09:23 PM   #10 
  - We got about an inch of rain over 3 hours in Houston County.  Manifestor_of_Light   Sep-20-11 01:36 AM   #12 
 

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