Summer, she has arrived. Every day, the temperatures reach at least forty, and they never fall below thirty. The mister finally said jhallas to the walk to the school and youngest lad joined the chorus. We live, unusually for life in Abu Dhabi, in a small and...

Decisions by degrees

The gauge has said thirty five for two days in a row, and so we know that winter, or what passes for it, has now passed. It is lucky that said decisions have been decided for any decision I make in the heat of anything over thirty cannot be trusted.