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TWO WRITING TEACHERS
It is hard to believe that February is almost over, but I am so ready to put this winter behind me. We had nine snow days, which is the most I can ever remember having. This week we started extending our school day by an hour in order to make up these days.
Saturday we were given a sneak peek of spring with temperatures rising into the upper 50's. It was such a beautiful weekend, but I thought my husband was going to ruin it for me.
Saturday I was in the house getting caught up on weekend cleaning. He was outside picking up some debris from the high winds we had earlier in the week, when I heard him holler for me.
"Leigh Anne, come here and look at this."
I go out and he is just standing there by one of our evergreens.
"Come and look at this," he repeated again.
He doesn't tell me he wants me to look at, so I just stand there kind of dumbfounded. I look in the tree expecting some kind of animal. "Uh, what am I looking at?"
"Look up," he says.
I look up but am blinded by the sun. "What am I suppose to be seeing?" I asked completely lost.
"Come over here. Don't look directly into the sun"
And there it was...a ring around the sun. I ran to get my iPad so I could
"You know that means snow is coming." And he was right, but lucky for us it was just flurries.
Spring, where are you?