April 01, 2013

April in Paris

April 1, 2013 Photo of the day: "April in Paris"

Frank Sinatra, Billy Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald,
Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, and countless others
have celebrated the arrival of springtime in Paris:

"April in Paris
Chestnuts in blossom
Holiday tables under the trees
April in Paris, this is a feeling
No one can ever reprise"

Yet, I feel as though Mother Nature is playing
an April Fools's/Poisson d'avril prank.
It certainly doesn't feel like April
with temps in the 30's and brisk east winds.

Still, if you look closely there are glimmers of hope: