Spring has sprung
The grass has riz
Where last year's
careless drivers is
If you are of a certain age, you might recall that "verse" was posted on consecutive roadside signs and was followed by one more.
It was an advertising campaign for a brushless shaving cream back in the day and the rhyming signs were a delight to drivers and their passengers plying the roads around the nation.
You can find the whole story here.
For some reason that particular rhyme has always stuck in my mind and pops up every spring.
Kind of like these blossoms that popped up on trees in the neighborhood, perhaps too early and ended up scattered in the streets when the temperatures cooled and the winds came back.