I like trees because they seem more resigned to the way they have to live than other things do. (Willa Cather)
In Germany, it is customary to give fruit, nuts,and candy to children on St.Nicholas feast day.
If January calends be summeryly gay, it will be wintery weather til the calends of May.
But cheerily the chickadee
Singeth to me on the fence and tree. (John Townsend Trowbridge)
January 25th If St.Paul's Day be fair and clear
it doth betide a happy year.
Hares take to the open country before a snow storm .
We can complain because rosebushes have thorns or rejoice because thornbushes have roses. (Abraham Lincoln)
A dream of crocuses signifies happy new beginnings.
In March much snow,
to plants and t…