Omg! The sky is falling! The sky is falling!
So led the eleven o'clock local news feeds. The meteorologists were in their element, waving their hands over their magical maps, gesticulating wildly as they predicted the first "snowstorm" of the season due upon us in a mere two hours or so.
The city has already loaded a kabillion sand trucks! The county is ready with a jillion snowplows, all DOT employees are on standby!
And so it is that our society has made pansies of its citizens. Whoopdedoo.
Finally the forecast: an inch or less in this band, one to three inches in this one.
My desire: that none of this will eventuate and the governmental entities can save their sand and their dollars for a time when it is needed.
The reality: awakening to the new day I find that the amount of stuff we got is (wait for it!)