December 24, 2008

Snow Kisses

`Do you know what to-morrow is, Kitty?' Alice began. `You'd have guessed if you'd been up in the window with me"

`Do you hear the snow against the window-panes, Kitty? How nice and soft it sounds! Just as if some one was kissing the window all over outside. I wonder if the snow LOVES the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently?

And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again." And when they wake up in the summer, Kitty, they dress themselves all in green, and dance about -- whenever the wind blows -- oh, that's very pretty!' cried Alice, dropping the ball of worsted to clap her hands. `And I do so WISH it was true!

Happiest Holidays To You and Your Families


Batty said...

That's lovely!

mrspao said...

How beautiful! Hope you had a lovely time.

Traceyleezle said...

Happy New Year my friend, may it bring you nothing but blessings.