View from the North 40: The question is: What can we learn from this?
Last updated 12/17/2021 at 11:30am
When your life is rich with irony and sarcasm, it’s easy to become jaded and hardened with the world, like having a nasty case of calcium buildup or plaque over the soul, so I was kind of surprised this week to find out that I could still be surprised.
It is, of course, ridiculous — after more than half a century living in Montana — to be surprised by winter, so perhaps it’s an intelligence issue. I don’t know.
Yes, logically, I know it’s coming. spring, summer, fall, winter, one right after the other, it’s a universal law. Duh. It’s just hard to believe the reality of win...