O, how this spring of love resembleth
The uncertain glory of an April day;
Which now shows all the beauty of the sun,
And by and by a cloud takes all away.
Wiliam Shakespeare, Two Gentlemen of Verona
While the Bard never set foot in Michigan, his verse about April’s changing skies sounds a familiar note. Spring’s greenery has bravely made an appearance here and an amiable sun warmed our weekend, but today’s snow shows that winter has not yet lost its grip.