Wednesday, February 06, 2008

The Merry Wren


"Amid the leafless thorn
the merry Wren,
When icicles hang dripping
from the rock,
Pipes her perennial lay;
Even when the flakes
Broad on her pinions fall,
She lightly flies
Athwart the shower
and sings upon the wing."

James Graham

View from my yard --- this week. The snow comes and goes. Just when we think it's gone for good, it snows again! All I can do is to try to 'savor the moment' and enjoy each day as it's sent from above!

7 comments:

  1. Ahhhh, can we move in !!!!!! Love Clarice

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  2. Please send some of your snow our way! We have had a very mild winter with little snowfall. My 5 y/o nephew is so disappointed. Nancy

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  3. Oh my, that's a lot of snow!! We have weather in the 80s here in Florida!
    Come on down!

    Katherine

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  4. So pretty...a true winter wonderland.

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  5. We're having piles of snow like that here in north Idaho, too. I'm glad it keeps snowing off and on to keep it looking fresh. I just dread how long we're going to have to look at the dirty, slushy piles once they do start melting. I try not to think about that, and just enjoy how pristine it looks now.

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  6. That is very pretty, and a lot of snow is right!

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  7. I love all that snow!!! I am jealous!

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