The Home Forum Summer of the 'hummer'

The season demands a title. It took me a while to recognize this one.

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Every summer has a flavor to me and earns a title, such as the beautifully mild summer when tomatoes would not produce, the summer that I painted the porch, or the summer a new wicker sofa entranced us into a wicker sofa summer on the porch.