The Snows of Mt. Tom: Dire Warnings from the Sierra Nevada
Jill: Mom, there’s snow on Mt. Tom!
Mom: It’ll still be there on the weekend.
Jill: Don’t make me go to school today. It’s the first day of snow. There’s snow on Mt. Tom!
– The Other Side of the Mountain, Universal Pictures, 1975
The snow has not yet come to Mt. Tom.
It is one more thing in the year 2020, our annus horriblis.