The WORT Festival is where these “festival people” first seem to come out of hibernation. Like various mammals native to this area, they’ve shed their winter coats, and walk with a bit of spring in the step, as if a burden had been removed from their shoulders.
Ah yes, the first weekend in May. Once again, it is time for the Mifflin Street Block Party, In this time-honored outdoor neighborhood event, undergraduate students celebrate the approaching end of the semester by partaking of spirits, and spreading, er, good cheer amongst themselves and their neighbors.
I usually pray for heavy thunderstorms.