August 23, 2016 (Day 59)
9:30 am…74 degrees
“Hey, babe? Did you see they are having a massive power outage in New York?” Rick chuckled. “They talk about us not being able to handle snow in the South, but it seems like every summer the power gets overloaded and goes out and you see a mass of people walking over the Brooklyn Bridge to get home cause the subway is down. Talking about our infrastructure can’t handle the cold, well theirs can’t handle the heat.”
Michonne glanced up from her magazine as Rick came into the living room. “You’re getting a real kick out of this, aren’t you?”
“Yes. I get sick of hearing them play ‘Deliverance’ every time they show a car stuck in a few inches of snow back home. Back home we need to start running these stories from up here and playing something like ‘Ice Ice Baby.’ That would—“
Rick’s sentence was interrupted by a loud pop that was immediately followed by the power going out.