This past Sunday, January 1st: sunny and 75 degrees on a ridgetop between two canyons--hardly a better place to be...
(I had only taken my iPhone with me...fun with shadows...pieced together six pics for this panorama.)
Words from the ancient Roman poet Horace come to mind:
"pulvis et umbra sumus"
(we are but dust and shadow)
echoing the earlier Job:
"man fleeth as a shadow..."