It’s also been apparent that walking homeward along Mill Lane is rather more uncomfortable than walking outward, because you get the damned east wind full in your face. Well, diagonally from the left to be more precise. On a more positive note, however, Andy Irvine and Davy Spillane’s album East Wind is well worth listening to if you’re up for some East European music played with an Irish bias. Here’s a track to whet your appetite:
Out of curiosity, I googled ‘record snow in March,’ and saw lots of reports of record March snowfalls in various parts of northern Europe. By stark contrast, though, there was another one which said that this is the first March since records began in which Toronto has had no snow.
Well, there you go. Seems we’d better start throwing expectations out of the window (or even ‘out the window’ if you’re an American who’s forgotten where you got your language from.)