Maybe it's because it's been over 100 degrees for the past 3 months and hasn't rained for nearly 4 but I am really missing home!  I miss my family and friends and seasons, glorious seasons and even with a 5.8 Earthquake yesterday and Hurricane Irene swirling nearby if I could, I would be zapped home in an instant.   

"All of us have in our veins the exact same percentage of salt in our blood that exists in the ocean, and, therefore, we have salt in our blood, in our sweat, in our tears.  We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea--whether it is to sail or to watch it--we are going back from whence we came."JFK