"Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." John Adams, US PresidentAs Adam's old frenemy Thomas Jefferson might have said, I hold that truth to be self-evident. To pin it down and stare it squarely in the face seems typical of Adams.
From a calendar perspective, I'm failing to get the pep talk. So Keep Calm and Carry On because things are what they are and you can't do anything about them? Oh, goody!