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A Cold Blanket

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How often have we heard the expression, “A blanket of snow”? But how warm is this blanket? NOT VERY!

A chilly blanket settles down

On every surface in the town.

The hills and valley shiver too,

Of drivers there are just a few.

Daring shoppers venture out

Their cars and trucks slide all about.

We’ll just get used to all this snow

And then the rain will make it go.

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The sun is doing its best to warm up the ice blanket but I think it won’t be successful today. More snow is coming before the usual rain is back.

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Author: wordsfromanneli

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24 thoughts on “A Cold Blanket

  1. First cold blast due tonight, lows for the next 3 days are forecast to be at or near 18%F(-8C).
    Happy Holidays

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  2. Gorgeous shot of that sun peeking. We FINALLY saw the sun today (as I type this it decides to hide behind a cloud, sigh), but because of your Canadian air blowing this way, it’s not supposed to get above 25 degrees Fahrenheit (-4 Celsius).

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  3. Snow has its drawbacks but it makes for some great photography. Beautifully done.

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  4. Here (Florida) as well (73F tonight) Brrrr…….:-)

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  5. Too cold here for my liking and to think I endured prairie winters for years!

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  6. I’m not a fan of the cold, but your photos certainly warmed me up…they’re stunning.

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  7. Your photos are really pretty!

    We are headed down to -5F tonight. I’m very happy to have the nice blanket of snow on the roof tonight!

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  8. Wow, that makes me cold just looking at that picture of the sky!

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  9. As long as the blanket stays thin I don´t mind snow. It’s pretty to look at.

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  10. Pink sky. Beautiful. Almost don’t feel the cold with that backdrop.

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  11. A blanket of sun would have been nice 🙂

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