Pluviophile

On rainy days like this I love opening the windows and blinds to watch and listen to the rain. The awed hush it brings to the environment, the muted and potentially electric light in the sky, the smell. It’s the greatest feeling in the world for me. Somehow I become more awake, alert, keen. I breathe deeply and my body relaxes.

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Anonymous

Jun 9, 2022 at 7:52pm

It appears we have a fancy ass posting shit now such big impressive words you are slinging around.
Good for you :)
Clap clap making me look up shit. Lol

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@OP

Jun 10, 2022 at 12:14am

Disregard those MAGA guys who resent learning new words.
For more unique (most from other countries) words, check out The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows.

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@Anonymous

Jun 10, 2022 at 11:20am

Petrichor. That’s the smell of earth following a rain. It’s a smell I’ve loved since I was a little kid. I’m not the Op by the way, and you don’t have to be fancy to have a good vocabulary.

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Perfection

Jun 10, 2022 at 12:41pm

These rainy days are so beautiful and make me happy. I attribute it to growing up here and never admit it to others who hate the rain (what are they doing here I wonder?) , and luxuriate in the lush, comforting energy-rainy days ftw

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Obsessimo rithimo

Jun 10, 2022 at 12:46pm

Its raining its pouring the old man is snoring, couldn't get up in the morning ............. :-)

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Relatively Speaking

Jun 10, 2022 at 10:26pm

I love the rain too, especially if it's not coming in sideways at 2 degrees and I'm stuck dealing with it because I'm outside and the time is now.

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Here comes the rain again….

Jun 11, 2022 at 1:38pm

…..and I love it….(usually).

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Anonymous

Jun 11, 2022 at 2:33pm

You must love Vancouver, since it doesn't stop f*king raining? I find myself watching the international weather on the news channels, dreaming of all the beautiful, interesting, exotic and DRY places I could be visiting.

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Many placed on this Planet are suffering Drought

Jun 11, 2022 at 7:20pm

They would gladly have our rain

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@ 2nd Anonymous

Jun 12, 2022 at 10:02am

Yes it does stop.
Have you forgotten the mini-droughts we get in July and August the last 6+ years?

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