Posted on

barometric pressure

My husband used to sleeptalk. Eyes wide open.

One night as I was  almost in a dream, my husband rolled over, sat up, and said cheerfully,

” Did I ever tell you about  how barometric pressure works? It’s really fascinating.”

I rolled over and pulled my eyelids open.  It was 1:oo A.M.

” Ummm, could you  tell me about this in the morning?”

WELL!!”  in an injured and aggrieved voice. “I thought  you would have wanted to know.”   

Whereupon he grabbed the blanket, rolled over and went back to sleep. Assuming he was actually awake during this transaction,

which left me wide awake, staring at the ceiling, blanketless, wondering,

what the hell just happened?”

To this day he won’t explain barometric pressure to me. “You had your chance.”

One response to “barometric pressure

  1. David ⋅

    Barometric pressure works by warm air rising and creating low pressure and cold air sinking creating high pressure. The pressure indicates weather by low pressure suggesting calm weather and high pressure suggesting rain. Seafarers also usehe pressure difference in time to suggest certain wind conditions.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s