Rain and Stuff

It has been raining all day. It was raining when I woke up and it has not stopped since I’ve been awake. I guess this is a good thing. I guess we need all the rain we can get at this point but at a certain point I’m sure that will no longer be true and we’ll get too much.
I came to realize something only a few years ago when it came to farmers and how they feel about the rainfall. There is never an exact right amount of rain for them. It has either rained too much or not enough. I don’t even know where the transition between not enough and too much actually takes place. You’d think that right before that switch it would land on just the right amount but I’ve never heard a farmer say anything close to “we got the right amount of rain this year”.

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