And the livin' is easy
Fish are jumpin'
And the cotton is high..." —Apologies to George and Ira Gershwin, et al, "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess
It's cotton time in southern New Mexico, or was not long ago. These pictures are of some of my inlaw's fields taken over the Thanksgiving weekend a couple three weeks ago - (not by me - I'm far away from Southern NM right now and snow will be seen here (NW NM) tomorrow, they say.