Just for some contrast...Karin woke me up early yesterday (not un-ordinary) because a dust storm rolled through our city.
The Australian interior has been so dry for so long that the ground is trying to move to NZ.
One of the weirdest things about all this was how nonchalantly people went about their normal routine. Exercising at the beach. Getting angry in traffic. Etc. Weird!
All I could think about was that scene in Total Recall when Ahnold broke through the window and their eyes are popping out.