…is my favorite and so far most useful Yiddish word. It means sweating profusely, and not in an athletic way. Kind of just an uncomfortable, uncontrollable, gross way. And that is what I do here. This is why:
Tomorrow will be the hottest day since I’ve been here, I think. If I take the Metro, I will only have to walk a total of four miles in it if I play my cards right and (in six easy installments ranging from .5 to .8 miles). Schvitz I will.