Easter came and went. Winter has come and gone. Punxsatawney Phil made his prediction, and it was wrong–he predicted an early Spring, and here in Greensboro Spring just now appeared within the last couple of days (sun shining, birds singing, flowers–flowers–well, they are giving serious thought to blooming).
Punxsatawney Phil was indicted for his error, and that indictment has since been removed. (Lots of weather forecasters would be guilty of the same offence.) The Greensboro Groundhog, Woody, told me that Spring would arrive “soon,” and he was right. Here he is, pondering weather questions:
Woody has advice for students: “Now is the time (Springtime) to do some serious practicing!”