We had about seven drops of rain today. The sum total since I cannot remember when. This is the summer we need to seriously consider gardening in a changed climate. Daily watering is not an option. The rambling rose, however, is coping well. Even on a muggy day.
Words for our time:
The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it emotionally.Flannery O'Connor
The most prominent and most frightening aspect of the escape from reality (. . . ) lies in the attitude to dealing with facts as if they were opinions.Hannah Arendt
Also, it's Friday. This is music from Sweden.