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“Mama Cranks it up to 4!”

AdventureMan laughed as he told me how our five year old grandson teaches him new things every day. In the heat and humidity of a Pensacola summer, grandson told him to “turn it up to 4!”

AdventureMan never turns it up to 4. On a rare occasion, to accommodate my sensitivity (as he sees it) to the heat, he will turn the car air conditioning up – for a very short time – to three, and then, quickly, turn it back down to 2, or even 1, claiming he is feeling chilly.

“Mama always cranks it up to 4 when we start the car!” grandson states emphatically, and grandson is used to getting what he wants.

Me too. Now when I get in his car, I tell him “Crank it up to 4, Mama” and he does it – and he laughs.

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May 30, 2015 - Posted by | Cultural, Family Issues, Generational, Pensacola, Quality of Life Issues, Weather

2 Comments »

  1. This is a big part of the reason I left Northwest Florida!

    Comment by Kelly's Camping Tales | June 1, 2015 | Reply

    • LOL, Kelly! There are so many things I like in Pensacola, but heat and humidity are not those things 🙂

      Comment by intlxpatr | June 4, 2015 | Reply


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