But it's hard to be down today: I went for a walk yesterday afternoon, and saw shoots of green coming out of the ground, buds on some trees, and even flowers blooming. I think spring's going to actually arrive again this year! Every year I get a little less certain that winter will ever end.
Then there's this, a video called "Validation" which I stole from trystan830 over at LiveJournal:
It's well worth the watch, and I defy any of you to get through it without a smile, or a tear, or most likely both!