It’s nearly November. The fall gusts carry brilliant fluttering leaves and the sun barely peeks over the horizon at five o’clock. We mentally prepare ourselves for the fast-approaching winter by vocalizing our bewilderment at the cool temperatures – “Can you believe how cold it is?” and “Wasn’t it summer just last week?” The feigned surprise makes it seem as if we expected summer to last into December.
Whether you’re looking forward to cooler temperatures or not, the change in seasons is an opportunity to think deeply about life. Are all seasons of life equally enjoyable?