The AC is loud.

Ornstein the dog in front of a AC unit blaring cold hair in his face

The worst of the heat wave–the worst France has ever known–is behind us. We hibernated in the last two days inside a tiny room with the AC on - and still experienced temperatures of 32°C inside.

Ornstein in our small computer room

Enough about the dog. The cat arrived safely in Shadowbringers.

My FFXIV character

There’s much I could say about the new Final Fantasy XIV expansion, and I expect to write more about it soon. For now, I’ll just say that it is okay. —Aria Salvatrice2019-06-29