We've been warned that Hurricane/Tropical Storm Sandy will be "catastrophic" and "a storm like no other".
We were similarly warned about Hurricane Irene last year. There was a lot of rain and it was windy, but the storm didn't live up to the hype, as we like to say in The Big Apple. So, lots of people I know--and I--are skeptical, although we're making buying groceries, water, flashlights and such.
Max is doing his part:
On the other hand, Marley isn't quite so jaded. He simply cannot get enough of my lap:
He doesn't want you to see his scaredy-cat expression. You have to understand: He's still young and has something to prove.