Yes, it’s a tough time of year.

But look on the bright side: we don’t live in London in 1665 like poor Samuel Pepys!

English Mass Grave Sheds New Light on the Horrors of the Black Death: The burial pit contained 48 skeletons that tested positive for the plague,” Danny Lewis, Smithsonian.com (Dec.2, 2016).

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