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THIS is why I live in Maine!

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(Heads up: Inelegant whining ahead. Feel free to skip over this first paragraph.) This past winter was brutal and morally degrading. Spring arrived yet the cold clung like a piece of toilet paper stuck to ones shoe. I've lived here many years so I'm not a rookie, but this was unlike anything I had experienced. Just when it seemed like winter stopped stalking spring and it finally got the hint, it'd smack us around some more. Basically it's been six months of getting the cold shoulder from beautiful weather!

Then, the first day of unmitigated beauty: highs in the 70s, a warm, salty breeze from the ocean, blue skies with ornamental clouds, walking along rugged paths in short sleeves only, and opening day for many of the charming historic inns and restaurants. I have been fighting fatigue for the past couple of months and I mentioned that taking a B Complex has helped. Well, sunshine and spending the day outdoors seemed to really help me snap out of it! I'm back in b…

La La Land? : )

As I exited a store a few days ago I failed to notice that an older lady wasn't far behind me. I caught the door in time to hold it for her and apologized. 
"It's OK, dear. We all do it sometimes. I call it La-La Land."