“In Ireland, a woman can propose to a man on the 29th of February,” says John Lithgow’s character in the rom-com movie “Leap Year.”
The February 29th “leap day” adds an extra day to the 2012 calendar year. But are you getting paid for that extra day at work?
February 29th only comes once every four years, which is often enough to remeber, yet rare enough to forget.
Leap Day is a good cue to take care of those garden chores that don’t need doing every year.