"If a man could see what awaits him in the next world in return for work well done, he would occupy his intellect, memory and will only in performing good deeds, not paying attention to whatever fatigue and hardship he might have to endure."
St. Catherine of Genoa
This is something to hold onto this week, as the A/C is down until at least Monday...
ADDENDUM: Oh look! This week there's a coronal mass ejection, driving up temperatures! We're all advised to stay indoors because it's going to be extra crispy!
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