I don't mind them so much because you get plenty of warning. But the losing power part does blow.
My daughter was born a couple of days before Floyd in '99. We had to tape up our windows and head West with a 2-day-old baby. Frontier times, man. And of course there was Fran in '96 which dropped a giant oak on my car.
The one who buggers a fire burns his penis
-anonymous graffiti in the basilica at Pompeii