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It was too rainy and chilly at the beginning of the week to begin the major yard cleanup.

My mother died seven years ago at the beginning of February.

On a particularly beautiful morning last week I was driving past Polly Hill Arboretum.

I admit I’ve been lulled into denial about January weather.

Last week’s record warmth, although wonderful, felt wrong somehow.

Hopefully this is my last week of just making stuff up.