Still, some garden life obviously enjoys it immensely, as you can see below.
The sorrel seems to love it:
And so do the chives:
The cedars I planted last year obviously like it and are in need of a prune. I did some top-heavy pruning in early spring so decided to give them a chance to recover from that before doing the rest:
The sage also seems fine. The brown bits are last year's sage. The new growth is already well underway:
And the thyme seems to like its spot nestled under the other cedars:
Yesterday, I bought Steven Wilson's "Insurgentes" CD. He is English, and it is perfect music for this weather that can only be made by someone from that rainy and grey little island:
But I'm not saying he has Morrissey's "Everyday Like Sunday" beat in this regard:
But there's chili in the oven, so it's all tolerable.