The weather today was simply splendid, and the parks were full of people enjoying the fall color and the sight of all the migrating birds. I was reminded of a day, several years ago, when we happened to be out daytripping and came across a whole crowd of egrets.
After two wonderful years of harvests, our farmers have had a tough time of it this year. The sun shone on them . . . too much. The rains came . . . too little. Now the outcome that experts were predicting has come to pass: endless fields of corn with very low yield. Here you can see More