First light brushes the bottom of a cloud layer.
The sun juuuuust peeks over the horizon on a warm late summer morning.
This sunrise adds a not entirely welcome element of warmth to the day. I accept it instead of fighting or resenting it.
Sunrise – yes, sunrise – on a summer morning when cirrus clouds, and the sun, were largely cloaked by smoke from wild fires several hundred klicks away in Manitoba and northwest Ontario.