A few months ago I read the Matched series. (If anyone wants to cry with me over book 3, I'm available by email).
The story takes place in a future society that… umm... has its flaws.
Anyway, the idea of "luck" had been totally eradicated in this new world.
"I answer, "That we are very lucky," and I mean it... The hostess ...
"Spring cleaning" is all wrong --- who wants to be inside in the SPRING? (especially after a long, cold, gloomy winter?)
WINTER is the *perfect* time to do your so-called "spring" cleaning.
If you're already cooped up inside, why not make the most of it?
Cleaning (and minimizing) is also a great workout! Especially if you really get down and dirty, cleaning behind and under ...