Today is February 15th, a somber day in Newfoundland and Labrador as we mark the 39thanniversary of the sinking of the oil rig Ocean Ranger when 84 lives were lost in the frigid and cruel Atlantic Ocean.
Today is also the third day of the complete lock down of our province dramatically proclaimed last Friday night due to the recent spike in COVID 19 cases and the arrival of the Uvariant.
Then there is Lent. My first reaction is “Who needs Lent? We are already living it.” But perhaps Lent has arrived at just the right time.