|JWB Photo, 2010
But when you DO see it, you have to think about what a great gift the new day is and how fortunate you are to be in this particular patch at this particular time.
Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door . . . that's the way Emily Dickinson put it.
And maybe that's a good way to think about it . . . not knowing when one of these fantastic Chicago sunrises will insinuate itself into our little lives, we best open ourselves up to the possibility of a day of surprises, with or without the sunrise.
It's the way we live out here in the midwest, out on the open prairie, the field of dreams.