Madrid looks like Madrid in August. I looked out my balcony and didn’t see a soul. Madrid looks like Madrid in August.
The million have taken exodus and deserted the town for the Cuatro Vientos airfield to the west for the pope’s final mass with them tomorrow morning. The spend the night there. One major drawback is that it’s 102º (39ºC) and an open dry and dusty airstrip is about the last place you want to be. A late afternoon cloud has drifted over, so I’m that is providing some relieve for them.
Plus, someone has to stay behind and keep an eye on Madrid while everyone is away. I think I’ll do that. Yes, I think I’ll do that.