I thought, well, that's four days wasted, right in the middle of our busy season.
The store employed 80 people during the "busy season" in the early 1900s.
I have only one busy season, and this be it.
During busy seasons, a large farm can have more than 100 workers.
But, he said, "our normal busy season is beginning early this year."
He arrived at the tail end of the busy season.
Anyone who wants to get a jump on the busy season should start now.
And with the busy summer season upon us, now may be the time to pay heed.
That might explain why fall is such a busy season.
He could use some strength himself, since now is the busy season for him.