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Blanket of White

Nature didn't get the memo.
The weatherman said sunny and bright.
According to what I see now,
I suppose he got it half right.

The sun is no where in evidence,
conspicuous by it's absence, at best.
It's bright all right, that's for sure.
With a layer of white we've been blessed.

I really don't like the winter.
Cold weather just isn't for me.
But even I can admit it's pretty,
this blanket of white that I see.

Copyright © Francine Roberts

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  1. Date: 11/17/2012 3:34:00 PM
    I like the poem and I love snow, so I bet it is real pretty. Thanks for sharing and good luck in the contest. Lucilla

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 5:33:00 PM
    I heard you got it Francine, so far it just threatens here, One thing you do have is early spring; lucky your. Winter drags on and on here and our turn is coming. Thanks for the reminder! Love, Lizzie

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 7:31:00 AM
    Me too!..Love looking at it..but not living in it. Nice work. BG

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 6:12:00 AM
    nice write,loved it

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 6:10:00 AM
    Hi Francine, I'll take a summers day over a winter day. Pretty to look out the window at but not to drive in. Well said. Anne

  1. Date: 11/13/2012 3:28:00 AM
    Neither do I like the cold and snow of winter ..... give me the spring and summer. - I like snow and frost on Christmas cards, Francine .... and in your poem. - Have a nice day. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)