Did I mention that it was HOT in Chicago when I visited a couple of weeks ago? We’re talking mid-90s and steamy. Apparently, I wasn’t the only one wilting in the heat. I spotted this little guy trying to catch his breath in Lauren McVey Rush’s back garden. I know just what you’re sayin’, buddy.
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