Crossing through the new fallen snow

 “Snow was falling,
so much like stars
filling the dark trees
that one could easily imagine
its reason for being was nothing more
than prettiness.”
Mary Oliver

The thick hoar-frost on the bushes and trees indicates that frigid winter temperatures have once again visited the area. A lone traveller braves the crisp outdoor setting on foot  and is able to enjoy the icy spectacles that Mother Nature unselfishly shares with folks brave enough to wander outside and cross into a winter wonderland of fallen snow and glistening trees and shrubbery.. –  gc

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Quote of the week: "If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.-- Frank Herbert quotes .

17 Comments on Crossing through the new fallen snow

  1. Pictures beautiful. I used to love doing this.

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  2. Gorgeous photo of the frost…I was snapping pictures out back all day yesterday for the same reason.

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    • The hoar frost is my favorite. The filligree of ice on each branch of trees and the hefty covering of snow on the bushes enliven the photos. Thank you for writing Sue. Enjoy the day. 🙂

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  3. That is such a lovely quote–‘for being was nothing more than prettiness.’ Very nice, Gerry.

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  4. That is a beautiful winter wonderland! Very nice post Gerry! 🙂

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  5. Enjoyed your comments as much as the main article! True, risk is a four letter word now and children are designer safe. Hmm, let me take a peek at life : perfect yet?

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