Tag: summer

The Horror Of Horology

The clocks went forward yesterday. The downside of this is that we all have to get up an hour earlier. The upside is that it is now, horologically speaking, British Summer Time. Actually, by anyone’s definition, British Summer Time is not really much of an upside. No-one comes to Britain for the weather. Although the…

Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud

It was almost daylight As I drove to work this morning Almost a reason to be cheerful And almost optimistic About the fact that winter Is almost over In a few weeks I’ll be waking up to sunshine To longer days To vitamin D But my inner pessimist Couldn’t help but point out That I’ll…