February 8th, 2013

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The Blizzard of '13

It's been snowing since about 8 am, about 2½ hours now. There's still not a lot of the ground yet. I can still see tufts of grass sticking up out of it in the lawn, so maybe an inch so far. Apparently we're due for some serious accumulation, but to quote the immortal Carl Spackler as he and the bishop made their way through the monsoon, "I don't think the heavy stuff will come down for a while." We'll see.

I've already been out for the mandatory storm purchases. Just the essentials—overpriced milk and sugar-free white chocolate macadamia cookies. Now I'm hunkering down with all the tv I'm behind on.