From my window, I can only see a part of the Roman sky, which tends to look gloomy and dismal. But if I look out my window in the opposite direction, the sky often is blue and bright.
To illustrate this effect, I decided to climb to the fifth floor of the Casa Santa Maria to take a panoramic shoot of the sky just a few minutes ago:
|You can click on the photo for a larger look|
If I decide to go out for a walk in the direction of the blue skies, it is likely that the storm clouds will move my way. But if I go in the direction of the storm clouds, it is unlikely that the blue skies will move my way.
So, here I sit, feeling somewhat trapped inside, waiting for spring when the winter rains will end.