Most of my posts here are directed at high school juniors and seniors. Some of my articles target parents and current college students. Not many, however, are aimed at 10th-grade high schoolers. I'd like to address that group today.
We live in a society that prepares for Christmas starting in September, just after Labor Day. Merchants can't wait for the Christmas season to end so that they can get out their Valentine's Day candy. Spring fashions appear in the depth of winter. And so on.