Last warm season, the two of us were in the middle of a brutal heatwave. Every one of us had the a/c component running consistently, as well as it wasn’t able to keep up with the heat. Every one of us had a bowl of ice resting in front of the fan, in an effort to help offset the a/c. Nothing seemed to be legitimately working. Every one of us were walking around in our shorts as well as t-shirts, hoping to catch a breath of cool air. I had a lot of work to do, which I did from home. I sat in my office, as well as I could know the humidity building around me. There was sweat rolling down my face as well as into my eyes, but that didn’t stop the fact that I had a deadline to reach. I still had to keep legitimately working. I would get up every once in a while as well as get a cold glass of water as well as an ice cube. I had to do whatever I could to stay cool. My husband got lake apartment from work, as well as he was shocked at how tepid it was in the house. He checked the thermostat in the bedroom, as well as it read ninety-one degrees. He tapped the thermostat as well as looked at myself and others oddly. He asked if it had been enjoy this all day. I told him yes. I told him about the ice cubes as well as trying to get the apartment cool. He went back to the living room as well as brought out some batteries. Every one of us had been hearing the fans running, but not the a/c. The thermostat batteries had died as well as the thermostat was no longer giving the direction to the AC component to start running.