The daytime temperature bobs between 135 and 143 degrees, a dry heat, as if that makes it any better. We've been in this hell hole, just outside Baghdad, since May. We still have no doors, windows, or air conditioning in our building.
"An Excerpt from My Adventures in Iraq—2003--Andrea Sandoval,"
Journal of Military Experience: Vol. 2
, Article 5.
Available at: http://encompass.eku.edu/jme/vol2/iss2/5