Last Good Day of the Year

Every year, on Labor Day, I mourn the passing of yet another summer. I am a summer girl and each year I lament the end of my favorite season and wonder where in hell did the time go? I always vow to pay more attention next summer, since we all only get so many summers in our lives. To match my melancholy mood on Labor Day, I usually play the song The Last Good Day of the Year by Cousteau. It wistfulness pretty much sums up how I feel about the end of summer and the long cold arrival of winter, which comes all too soon for me.

I will, of course, try to remember to enjoy the Indian Summer.

I am taking today off and will return tomorrow…the day after the last good day of the year. 😉

Cape Henlopen, DE  The Point

Cape Henlopen, DE at Lewes from my vacation last month. 

3 thoughts on “Last Good Day of the Year

  • September 8, 2009 at 10:15 am

    Sigh. I know what you mean. I am a summer girl as well and am in deep mourning right now. Wishing you (and me) a speedy return to summer again!
    (Love your blog, thank you for all the lovely ideas!)

  • September 7, 2009 at 2:38 pm

    Aaaaawww. You even made me miss summer and I live in Tucson where I will never really miss summer.

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