News of a sunny spell would have excited me back in the day. It was the essential ingredient and stimulation for my photography.
Now it's a cause for anxiety.
There's a terrible irony that while this is happening the bigger fear is the cost of living crisis or, more to the point, the cost of energy crisis this winter. The short term solutions are diverting attention from addressing the climate crisis itself.
These pictures, taken back to back, seem to capture the moment.