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As I woke up this Sunday morning (afternoon really), it suddenly struck me that an uneventful February had just passed.

I have a sense that March will be slightly more exciting as I am traveling a bit. I hope to see friends I have not seen in a while and learn few things of value and depth throughout this month. As I look outside the window, I am reminded of Dickens:“It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold:when it is summer in the light and winter in the shade.”

If you are interested in nomenclature like I am, March is named after Martius, ancient roman god of war.  Apparently, in ancient Rome, this was the time to start thinking about warfares. Also, as I just found out with a little Google search, today marks the birth of one of my favorite composer, Frederick Chopin (1810-1849).


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