Nearer and nearer rolls the thunder-clap,— You can hear the quick heart of the tempest beat. I am muscles building cells, a little every day, because they broke that day, but bones are stronger once they heal and I am smiling to the bus driver and replacing my groceries once a week and I am not sitting for hours in the shower anymore. It is the still ecstasy of nature, wherein every spray, every blade of grass, every spire of reed, every intricacy of twig, is clad with radiance. Why didn't she tell me to do that a month ago? Day after grey day the ice stayed hard; the world remained unfriendly and cold. White, The Once and Future King, 1958 Tonight, as I opened my window And looked at the far away sky, I breathed in the air, cold and frosty, And gazed at the stars up so high.
An American Werewolf In London — 1981 The Movie: Although this movie was a comedy-horror in genre it was remembered to be very scary and much more horror than comedy. You go to bed in one kind of world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found? Every pine and fir and hemlock Wore ermine too dear for an earl, And the poorest twig on the elm-tree Was ridged inch deep with pearl. Wanting to convey tragedy in an emotional way, Cameron, the world renowned director focused the movie, based on the story of the Titanic disaster, on the human loss suffered in the shipwreck. Ah, but she,Your other sister and my other soul,She shall again be mine;And I shall drink her from a silver bowl,A chilly thin green wine,Not bitter to the taste,Not sweet,Not of your press, oh, restless, clamorous nine,—To foam beneath the frantic hoofs of mirth—But savoring faintly of the acid earth,And trod by pensive feetFrom perfect clusters ripened without hasteOut of the urgent heatIn some clear glimmering vaulted twilight under the odorous vine. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables Cussing the weather is mighty poor farming. Only her shadow once upon a stoneI saw,—and, lo, the shadow and the garden, too, were gone.
Under the covert of the night the storm breaks loose. Tonight the wife wanted me to sing Christmas carols with her and open our presents, but I was too busy watching for the damn snowplough. I am a most happy man. Have you pleasure from looking at the sky? Without at least some rain in any given day, or at least a cloud or two on the horizon, I feel overwhelmed by the information of sunlight and yearn for the vital, muffling gift of falling water. Arthur — 1981 The Movie: Dudley Moore plays the alcoholic New York millionaire Arthur in this hysterical romantic comedy.
The wife wanted me to decorate the front of the house this morning. That the exquisite scheme is for it, and the nebulous float is for it, and the cohering is for it; And all preparation is for it! If I were to suspect death, I should die now, Do you think I could walk pleasantly and well-suited toward annihilation? Oh, there's so much scope for imagination in a wind! Written by Fall, leaves, fall; die, flowers, away;Lengthen night and shorten day;Every leaf speaks bliss to meFluttering from the autumn tree. The Quote: In this country, you gotta make the money first. Die Hard — 1988 The Movie: Bruce Willis leads in this action packed Police based movie. I sought her, too,Among the upper gods, although I knewShe was not like to be where feasting is,Nor near to Heaven's lord,Being a thing abhorredAnd shunned of him, although a child of his, Not yours, not yours; to you she owes not breath,Mother of Song, being sown of Zeus upon a dream of Death. She watched him doubtfully for a moment. It usually falls on Tuesday.
Spurgeon Only those in tune with nature seem to pick up on the energy in wind. ~Don Delillo Tell me how many beads there are In a silver chain Of evening rain, Unravelled from the tumbling main. The Quote: Nine million terrorists in the world and I gotta kill one with feet smaller than my sister 4. All sorts of things get swept off in the breeze — ghosts, pieces of soul, voices unsung, thoughts repressed, love uncherished, and a thousands galore of spiritual ether. Not yesterday I learned to knowThe love of bare November daysBefore the coming of the snow,But it were vain to tell he so,And they are better for her praise. Now is the time before the wind rises, or the sun has shone, to go forth and see the snow on the trees. In the summer it was beautifully hot for no less than four months, and, if it did rain just enough for agricultural purposes, they managed to arrange it so that it rained while you were in bed.
Well, you were named after a maple tree. There twists the bitter-sweet, the white wisteria Fastens its fingers in the strangling wall,And the wide crannies quicken with bright weeds;There dumbly like a worm all day the still white orchid feeds;But never an echo of your daughters' laughterIs there, nor any sign of you at allSwells fungous from the rotten bough, grey mother of Pieria! The farmer is working on a variety of snow balls that he can grow in December so that they are ready for Christmas, unfortunately he cannot get the fairies to plant them at the right time, would you believe they are complaining that Christmas time is too cold to work. Beard 1947—2016 , tweet, 2011 May 26th The pale and quiet moon Makes her calm forehead bare, And the last fragments of the storm, Like shattered rigging from a fight at sea, Silent and few, are drifting over me. ~Mike Dolan, The music of the wind has a hundred varied notes. By the time I got undressed, and dressed again, I was too tired to shovel. It is all delightful, though in different ways.
Name children some names and see what you do. The love affair depicted between the two lead actors is one of the most famous of all time. It protects your sanity and you need to have boundaries. Called the only hardware store around to see about buying a snow blower and they're out. This love, our love, that no one can kill. You'd kill anyone who tried to harm them - I tried my best to kill that man in the hallway. Lean out of window, and watch, and listen.
The Movie enjoyed 4 sequels all based loosely on the first. There is so much beauty out there in previous generations of literature, which fortunately thanks to the preservation of old books is still ours today. The birds eat more quickly as the woods grow darker. ~Terri Guillemets The rain cools the air, calms the soul and replenishes life. Why am I tied to the bed??? To think of all these wonders of city and country, and others taking great interest in them—and we taking no interest in them! December 13 Snow, lovely snow! I know he hides around the corner and waits for me to finish shoveling and then he comes down the street at a 100 miles an hour and throws snow all over where I've just been! God, I hate the snow! He sat by the window, cup in hand, watching the first snow fall. The agreeable maze which the branches make is more obvious than ever, and every twig thus laden is as still as the hillside itself. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne, journal, 1842 August 15th The rain falls gently down, and slowly fills my cup.
Announced by all the trumpets of the sky, Arrives the snow, and, driving o'er the fields, Seems nowhere to alight: the whited air Hides hills and woods, the river, and the heaven, And veils the farmhouse at the garden's end. But it was always the waiting that was the most fun. Beard 1947—2016 , tweet, 2009 December 29th Playing in the rain is gratitude for life, a dancing prayer of thanks to nature. If the design snow loads are higher, the framing has to be adjusted to accommodate them. ~Terri Guillemets Lightning streaks like gunfire through the clouds, volleys of thunder shake the air. ~John Steinbeck The lyric abstrusities of Auden ring mystically down the circular canals of my ear and it begins to look like snow.