You don’t like the weather?
Just wait 15 minutes.
That was the line in Calgary when I was growing up. Since then, I’ve heard the same comment about the weather in many places, often with the timeline shortened.
15 minutes? Hah!
Here, wait just 5 minutes.
Talk about your indomitable competitive spirit:
- Taking pride in things that we have no responsibility for or control over
- Taking a perverse pride in conditions that aren’t actually desirable, where worse somehow becomes better
On the other hand, changeable weather does offer more options for a photographer on a hilltop near Derry. A photographer bored with the neolithic burial site.