It does not hurt to check and see if your daffodils are up yet. Even if you figure the chances are nil, it does not hurt to make sure.
And so this morning, Buzz checked.
We saw nothing.
That's OK, we said. We knew this was a long shot.
But then ... voila!
The daffodils are up!
This is not to say that spring is right around the corner. The daffodils will be in a holding pattern for months. But still, it gives you a boost, you know?
Especially since it was just last week, in Delaware Park, that we took this picture:
What a difference a day (or two) makes!