... of heading out for that run.
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I cannot say in a more general sense that I felt at all well when I woke up, but I did have a gleam of cheerfulness when I looked out the window and saw the TRULY ANTARCTIC CONDITIONS that await me! It was still snowing a few hours ago, but now it's turned into freezing rain - very slushy underfoot....
In other words, it is a very good opportunity to try out the fleece-lined Chillblocker SealSkinz waterproof socks and the newly acquired neck gaiter!
(Oh dear, I am slightly obsessed with this term gaiter, it is so comical! I will hope to find the product itself tolerable...)