Last updated 6/24/2021 at 9:12am
Summer breeze makes me feel fine
Blowin’ through the jasmine in my mind
The refrain from a song by Seals & Crofts always heralds summer’s joys for me. I listened to it while writing this piece. “Summer Breeze” reached No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1972. Now my mind drifts to 1972. I was nine years old and I remember soaking up sunshine & pool water at the Bern Township pool. I’m taken back to that delightful, simple time when anything was possible and everything was perfect. Reverie.
I’ve just closed my eyes again
Climbed aboard the dream weaver train
Driver take away my wo...