Ground Hog Day, Feb ’13
Today is a day with strong sun, strong shadows and a bitter (but not wicked-bitter) cold temperature.; 16 degrees — & rising to 26– at 9:48a.m. EST.
According to the News: the Ground Hawg says we will have an early spring. That may or may not happen; it was sunny with strong shadows, here; I quickly retreated to the warmth of my burrow, thinking that we’ll have a good bite of winter for the next 6 weeks. The official ground hawg report and mine don’t seem to agree…..
The good news for me is that we’re at the mid-point in Time and Space, that we have 6 weeks until Spring. Today marks the light at the end of the dark tunnel of winter – the hope of Spring made visible in the form of a faint light in the distance….
*The title of this entry is a quote from the movie Ground Hog Day, starring Bill Murray