Well, I am sure that young Lucy could have stripped down and dried off the outer layers with no complaint from the rest of the poor, huddled masses.Caught this on the evening news, end of world stuff similar to mass famine and floods in Africa so it seemed.
Sheffield shopping centre cut off by rising waters as torrential rain deluges large parts areas and Met Office warns of more to comewww.theguardian.com
“A lot of people who own cars here are very stressed,” Lucy Pearson, a 20-year-old student said.
“We had to go and buy our own blankets and pillows and food and drink to supply ourselves, not to mention the new outfits we had to buy due to how wet through ours were from the day,”
Then again it was telling that the picture in the article was of Harriet and not Lucy so maybe it was a case of "careful what you wish for."
ETA - the wee minx looked like she was having a blast. Kind of jarred with the import of the article. Surely a compo-face would have been more appropriate?