The snow is wet. The rain is cold. The clouds are heavy. It’s dark by 4:30 in the afternoon. It is November. And no, cheerfully saying, “Well, at least there are no mosquitoes,” doesn’t really help. Of course, there is a cure for these doldrums. It involves getting dressed appropriately and going for a walk. Yes, outside. But it works, especially if you happen to find magic along the way.