What will Punxsutawney Phil's forecast be this Saturday? Will this year's Groundhog Day festivities in the renowned hamlet in Western Pennsylvania yield a prediction of an early spring or six more weeks of winter? I don't know, but I'll say this much: if I must endure six more weeks of winter, it would go much easier if I had the sort of scenery to look at that's provided by the red Pieris shrub in this picture.
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