May Day -
a much anticipated day
here in our little North Dakota
it marks the opening of the
Never mind that the temperature was 23
when the sun came up this morning.
or that it snowed yesterday.
The conversation was all about the weather.
"Do you think winter is over?"
"This winter was hard."
"It was different".
"As tired of it as we are,
I can only imagine how you Southerners must feel."
"I hope it's over."
It's a warm breath of fresh air.
It's a double dose of Vitamin D.
It's a hope for warmer days.
"For I know the plans I have for you," says the LORD.
"They are plans for good and not for disaster,
to give you a future,
and a hope."
"Oh, don't put those pansies out today,
they might go into shock.
It'll be warmer tomorrow."
Happy May Day!