“Summer is with us, I think.
All the leaves are brown, and the sky is grey”
(or gray, depending on which side of the Atlantic you were born). Probably not the best colours for summer
The song continues...I stepped into a church I found along the way,
I got down on my knees and I began to pray…
you know the preacher likes the cold he knows I’m gonna stay
Today in the UK it’s warm enough to sit outside in a short sleeve shirt. This is good news after the sleet and snow of the past couple of months.
May day is of course now a public holiday in the UK.
Its origins are Socialist for some, and Christian for others.