Bring Up the Sun, Bring In Summer!
It’s been a long winter. As if the post-election pall weren’t bad enough, we’ve broken the 122-year-old record for wettest winter, and another record for the sheer number of wet days between October and April.
How do you cope with such dismal weather? Take excessive doses of Vitamin D? Book a trip someplace sunny? Complain while binge-watching Netflix?
How about getting up before dawn on May 1st to bring in the summer!
It may sound crazy, but rising before dawn on May Day has a long and venerable tradition in olde England, …