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Winter Week Day 3: Cold Cold Ground

January 15, 2009

“Now don’t be a cry baby when there’s wood in the shed
There’s a bird in the chimney and a stone in my bed
When the road’s washed out, we pass the bottle around
And wait in the arms of the cold cold ground”

and watch out you don’t throw out those bad days in the compost heap–they’ll take off on you!

Cold Cold Ground by Tom Waits

Forecast
Today: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy and cold, with a high near 6. Wind chill values as low as -10. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

Tonight: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Wind chill values as low as -19. Northwest wind around 7 mph becoming southwest. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

Winter Week Day 1: Winter Song
Winter Week Day 2: Snow Days

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  1. January 25, 2009 9:02 am

    Lynn, It’s been a winter week or two since I’ve been by and I’m sorry to have missed these! But I’m very glad I didn’t miss altogether Tom’s advice on throwing out the bad days. I’ll be choking them from now on. It’s 10° but climbing this morning. That’s some cold cold ground almost as cold as yours has been…

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