"She had not known before, how much the beginnings and progress of vegetation had delighted her. -- What animation of both body and mind, she had derived from watching the advance of the season which cannot be unlovely...."
-Jane Austen, Mansfield Park
It is spring!
Even though there are many drawbacks to the fact that I am working 3rd shift this month, one big, beautiful bonus is that I get more time outside in the daylight!
Here are some photographs from my jaunt on this