... pouring down and wet everything so thoroughly that
the brickies haven't been able to do anything yet.
Even the birds were complaining and hiding in the trees:
I know we need the rain (desperately) but it would have been nice to
have been able to report a little bit of progress.
These things are sent to try us and patience is a virtue ...
yada, yada, yada ....
I want my house built!! Waaahhhhh!