Every day would be the first day of spring,
Every heart would have a new song to sing,
And we'd sing of the joy every morning would bring.
--Leslie Bricusse (b.1931) English composer, lyricist, and playwright and Cyril Ornadel (1924-2011) British conductor, songwriter and composer.
Above: Bloodroot is among the first spring wildflowers to appear. Hear Tony Bennett sing "If I Ruled the World."