Wow, 105 degrees! That's a bit wild for me, but maybe I'll get brave enough someday. My daughter had a 103 degree fever the other day! 105 is a bit on the "not quite ready" side for me.
Phillyjazz, I think you're getting your Adams-named humorists backwards...Scott Adams is the Dilbert creator, Douglas Adams the author of the quote above (in Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy) by way of character Ford Prefect.
There is a nice scene about the ethics of meat eating in the second book of that series, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe!