Songs of Blue (not quite the same as singing the blues)

Blue is a universal color of the sky in fair weather. Husbands are quick to approve a blue color scheme in home decorating. Blue flowers are rare enough to cause a person to stop and notice them. In the Bible the color blue was often used to typify heaven. Blue is almost always beautiful. So why do we call negative emotions, feeling blue?

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I’m feeling very blue right now, aren’t you?

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