December 20th, 2008

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Happy Things (make-up edition): a driveway-shaped hole in the blanket of white

Yeah, it's a foot of snow. But it's a foot of light, fluffy snow -- the sort that the blower is really good at. There's something curiously satisfying about it: pushing the noisybox along the driveway and watching the snow shoot out away onto the lawn. It gives one a feeling of just enough control over the storm, so that I can properly appreciate the rest of it...