det var helt texas gothic
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And Texas is slang for “crazy.”

So, in Norway, when something is completely nuts, it's Texas. As in, "der var helt texas," or, "that's totally texas." (Yes, lower case. Because it's an adjective. Duh.) Now, mind you, a situation can be totally texas, but not a person. Which is an interesting (and oddly logical) distinction. Here's the tumbler post that brought this [...]


Yay spring!

After the freakish weather this winter, March has come in like a tame lion here in North Texas. March and October are my favorite months in Texas; generally whichever one I'm currently experiencing edges out the other.In the fall, October is when we start to get a break from the relentless heat (even September days [...]