If you were born in May, here are some reasons why you’re so lucky

They are more likely to be optimistic — or clinically depressed

According to Time, babies born in spring tend to “see every down as a prelude to an up, every market crash as a run-up to a boom.” But there’s a flip side, in that things can get rough if the silver lining doesn’t appear in the clouds. That same Time article also notes — using a study of 58,000 people — that May babies have the highest rates of clinical depression.