Exorcism: A Play in One Act by Eugene O'Neill:
You have got the blues all right. I don’t blame you. It’s this devilish weather. It’s enough to—Well, cheer up! It’s the middle of March now. Spring will soon be here.
That’ll be a blessing!
Taking this at its face value.
Yes, won’t it? Do you know, Ned, spring is my favorite season of the year.