May is the month of love!
“O month when they who love must love and wed.”
-Helen Hunt Jackson
May is the fifth month of the year and was named for the Greek goddess Maia, who was identified with the Roman era goddess of fertility, Bona Dea, whose festival was held in May.
Birthstone: Emerald which means love or success.
Birth flower: Lily of the Valley and the Crataegus monogyna
Zodiac signs: Taurus (until May 20) and Gemini (May 21 onwards).
About people born in May:
- Strong-willed and highly motivated
- Sharp thoughts
- Attracts others and loves attention
- Deep feelings
- Beautiful physically and mentally
- Firm standpoint
- Needs no motivation
- Easily consoled
- Systematic (left brain)
- Loves to dream
- Strong clairvoyance
- Good imagination
- Good debating skills
- Good physical
- Loves literature and the arts
- Loves traveling
And here’s a corny joke for you:
What do Mayflowers bring?
Anyway, Happy May 1st! I hope your May is even more beautiful than your April. Have a wonderful, wonderful month!