February 15, 2011

Snow Days

(image by Jeffrey Byrnes. For more AMAZING photos of the snow in Holyoke, visit this post on www.holyokeinphotos.com)

White Winter  - to the tune of White Christmas
(with apologies to Irving Berlin)

I'm dreaming of a whiiiiiiiite sand beach.
With every shovel full of snow.
And the children cheeeeeer,
To hear a storm is near.
And neighbors call to get a tow.

I'm dreaming of a whiiiiite sand beach.
With every shovel full of snow.
Clear your walkway or I'll bestow
A punch in your...... oh, I don't know.

Someone bring me a hot toddy.

6 comments:

  1. I'm so sick of winter and can not wait for SPRING or SUMMER for that matter!

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  2. Enjoy your snow. I've only seen snow once in the past 5 years, and I miss it dearly! I'd love to feel fluffy snowflakes on my eyelashes one more time. :)

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  3. I'll trade ya. I miss winter.

    Why is it we miss what we don't have? (Because if we had it we wouldn't miss it. I know, I know.)

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  4. PS I thought this was clever and funny and I do remember that about the end of January is when winter starts to get extremely old, old, old.

    I think Irving would have loved this.

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  5. Hysterical.....you got the snow, we got the freezing rain on top of all the snow, which is now melting and has turned into a sheet of ice. But today I saw sunshine....WOOT! Then the clouds came and soon there will be rain and more grey skies....booo!

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  6. hahahah. well hopefully it'll start to melt. in the mean time, beautiful song!

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