The summer is in it's midst when Persephone spends time with me.
At the beginning of time, there were gods and goddesses. Demeter was the ruler of the seasons. Her daughter Persephone meant everything to her.
One day Persephone was out picking flowers, but the terrible hades the god of the underworld wanted to snatch her away because he had fallen in love with her. And suddenly she was swept away to the underworld. Demeter, horrified, coved the earth in snow and frost.
So whenever you feel the cold of winter, you know Persephone is with hades, but when summer comes along, Persephone is with demeter who helps things grow when her daughter returns to her