Today was a beautiful Spring day, hot and fragrant with the scent of jasmine and yesterday-today-tomorrow flowers. As I type, the scent comes in through the open windows.
One thing that was drummed into me at university was that, unlike the natural sciences, human sciences is not an exact thing. People can’t be predicted to behave in the same way under the same conditions at different times. Nor will different people behave in the same way under the same conditions as someone else.