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I wish I could hibernate through winter like animals

Just wake up when all the snow is gone. The cold weather and lack of sun doesn't really bother me but I am sick and Goddamned tired of snow.

by Anonymousreply 2112/07/2017

Do try OP.

by Anonymousreply 112/07/2017

R1...

by Anonymousreply 212/07/2017

Sleepy yet r2?

by Anonymousreply 312/07/2017

That wouldn't be a bad lifestyle, would it?

If you live some place with nice summers and godawful winters, set up a seasonal business like a hotel or lobster shack, and enjoy the summers and hibernate through the winters. Hire like-minded employees. Think of the savings on overhead!

by Anonymousreply 412/07/2017

I grew up with snow and love it. There is something about how quiet it gets when it snows and watching it come down outside while sitting in a warm room with a fireplace. Or being outside about going for a walk in the snow. I should probably disclose that I don't like the heat in the summer, the extended days, and sleeping with the air conditioner on. Perhaps OP and I could set up shop and work in seasonal shifts.

by Anonymousreply 512/07/2017

When I retire, winters in Florida & summers in Maine (hopefully)

by Anonymousreply 612/07/2017

r5 Exactly why I am retiring to NW Michigan and leaving KC. Summers here are beyond dreadful, almost like reverse cabin fever. I can always getaway from Michigan in the winter for a month or so if necessary.

by Anonymousreply 712/07/2017

Can’t you just move some place warm, OP? Life is short enough as it is and you want to sleep a quarter of the year away? The fuck kind of thinking is this?

by Anonymousreply 812/07/2017

I’ve never understood the bear hibernation thing. Do they really sleep ALL winter? How do they not starve? Don’t they have to go to the bathroom?

by Anonymousreply 912/07/2017

I'd rather hibernate through the summer. I love winter, but I HATE summer.

by Anonymousreply 1012/07/2017

OP, I will take snow ANY DAY after living through Hurricane Irma this year in Florida.

by Anonymousreply 1112/07/2017

As I get older, I'm beginning to hate summers and enjoy winters (except for the dark evenings).

by Anonymousreply 1212/07/2017

The winter evenings are the worst. I used to enjoy getting home and still having time to do yard work, wash my car, take out the garbage, etc. Now it’s pitch black dark at 5:00.

by Anonymousreply 1312/07/2017

When you are ready to hibernate, don't forget to make your anal plug!

by Anonymousreply 1412/07/2017

Well I’ll be damned. You learn something new everyday.

by Anonymousreply 1512/07/2017

[quote]I grew up with snow and love it.

I grew up with it too, but we don't get it in London anymore.

Even the suggestion of it coming, people start freaking out with excitement. But we never get it. I miss it.

by Anonymousreply 1612/07/2017

[quote]The winter evenings are the worst. I used to enjoy getting home and still having time to do yard work, wash my car, take out the garbage, etc

SUCH fun!

by Anonymousreply 1712/07/2017

I hibernate in winter. I work at home and can go for days without going into any inclement weather. I get my exercise in when I do my shopping walks and other errands. It's sooooooo nice to wake and not give a s*** about the weather and go straight to the home office.

Summers and particularly Falls where I live are gorgeous - ocean breezes and the smell of salt air wafting in the bedroom. Living on the East coast does have its advantages.

To each their own, I guess.

by Anonymousreply 1812/07/2017

There are many reasons I dislike snow, but there are some enjoyable aspects to snow as well. One is that when it snows I get so many birds at my birdfeeders. I also like seeing the beauty of the woods covered in snow.

by Anonymousreply 1912/07/2017

I wish I could hibernate through life.

by Anonymousreply 2012/07/2017

I'm content with four seasons. It's just that each bores me after about two months. I was done cradling my fucking mug around October 1st.

by Anonymousreply 2112/07/2017
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