Dress for the concert is black over black. Employees are to wear red over khaki.
Simple instructions. Easy to understand. A black top over black pants or skirt in the first case. A red shirt over khaki or tan pants in the second.
Mother Nature creates her own color combinations. Green over gray describes moss over rock. Brown over black? Think mud on asphalt.
Two weeks before you’ll read this post Mother Nature brought out her winter paint set. She ignored the passing of the vernal equinox and showed mere mortals who was in charge.
The moisture is welcome. The soil and deep rooted plants need many small batches to build up reserves after a dry year. And I appreciate the beauty. I’ll even try to constrain my complaints as I wander my house, eager to get outside for a walk.