We've just been hit with yet another heat wave in Geneva this week, with temperatures climbing to 90° and up. There isn't much to do to stay cool in such heat, especially when you're prone to migraines (and I'm dealing with quite a doozy of one right now). Rory and I came up with a nice solution last summer though, when it was regularly hitting 95° and up in June. We'd get nice cool drinks and climb up the hills to Old Town to sit in the shadows of the cathedral and plot the stories we were writing at the time.
We did the same late this afternoon and not only was it nice and cool, but it was the perfect way to spend time together before she leaves for Italy again. We chatted, plotted, and I left feeling inspired to go back to my writing. Let's see now if I manage to do anything with the inspiration...
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I'm Olivia, a twenty-six year old grad student studying in Switzerland. This is where I share my thoughts on the academic journey, culture, travels, baking, and my daily life abroad. Read More.