Those wonderful cotton foot huggers which absorb our sweat and decorate our ankles, are taking the day off.
At least for those who observe it, May 8 is No Socks Day.
But living in South Florida should make you think twice:
We are always at the mercy of insects around us, and some of those insects bite. Two of them, the little fire ant and the red imported fire ant, are prevalent enough that the majority of South Floridians have probably suffered a painful sting if they have lived here for any real length of time.