Daisy Do you ever watch for the longest day of the year and
then miss it?
Jay Gatsby Don’t you mean the shortest day of the year, Daisy?
Daisy Jay, I’m p-p-paralyzed with happiness that the days will be
getting longer now.
(a few liberties with Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby)
Newburgh Lake, Michigan
Do you always wait for the longest day of the year and then miss it?
—Daisy Buchanan, Great Gatsby
The summer solstice arrives in the eastern time zone of the U.S. shortly after midnight. In Detroit, that will mean about 15 hours and 17 minutes of daylight. Enjoy the light.
Savor the Longest Day of the Year