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In Theory

January 6th, 2010 - By Beth Fletcher

In theory, it’s a beautiful thing.

Peaceful. Serene. Just imagining it you picture a fireplace burning, hot chocolate simmering on the stove and a story being read in the corner of the room.

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It falls, gently, beautifully, sometimes you sit and watch. Sometimes you get up close and marvel at the intricacies that each one holds. Each one different, each one beautiful.

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It creates family togetherness because it forces you to slow down, you pace yourself, you finish projects, you bake, you snuggle.

Everything is frozen. Everything is still.

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And when it’s all said and done, it turns out, it’s not so beautiful. It’s dirty, it’s wet, you can’t push a grocery cart in a parking lot, your floors get dirty and in the end, you realize…SNOW SUCKS.

The end.

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