Re: The Great Flood of October 16

Seems almost surreal -- what with this glorious sunshine -- that yesterday, heavy rains caused Buffalo Bayou to swell, turned Memorial Park into lake front property and claimed four lives. I thought I'd see if I could find my drowned park bench this morning. -- Steven Devadanam

...and dry today -- and fit for joggers, or the homeless, to lounge on.
Photos by Steven Devadanam for HouStoned Images Ltd., Ulmtd.
The bench, submerged and altogether useless yesterday... actually some nice public art today.
What looked to be a well-crafted shark diving cage yesterday...
...but one day later, the brown, murky water is, um, lower.
Office tower employees had to gaze upon brown, murky water...

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