Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Winter Has Arrived

Have a Seat

It's here. After a small snowfall on Sunday, yesterday brought over 18 cm of snow (about 7"). As it was cold, it was light snow, not the heavy wet snow that falls when the temperature hovers nearer to 0°C (32 F). I quite enjoyed walking through white - so much brighter than the greyness that permeates cloudy days before the snow arrives.

Snowy Coat

While this "dog" sits motionless letting the snow accumulate on its shaggy fur, its living friends were cavorting in the dog park -  rolling in the snow, chasing each other, enjoying the novelty of the first real snowfall of the season.

Winter is Here

Snow is silent - it falls without sound, unlike rain or sleet and it muffles the city sounds.

Snow on the Benches

I did not stop to sit. I would not want to spoil the sculpted seats that nature had created. Snow brings its own kind of beauty.

1 comment:

  1. Hello, Susan.
    I liked to walk in the snow with your camera. The second photo is fun and I can see the own beauty in them! Have a food day!

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