The parking lot at the Kennett Y was packed as I pulled in for my Friday-evening class. What's going on? I wondered
Then it struck me: Of course! It's the January effect.
It happens every year. People make well-meaning New Year's resolutions to lose weight and get in shape and join the Y. Unfortunately, a lot of them show up for only a few weeks and are never seen again, and the parking lot returns to its normal level of craziness.
Come on: prove me wrong, newcomers!