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First Snowfall

November 20

It started coming down last night. The world became still and soft.

I love snow. I miss it so much sometimes. In Saskatchewan, the snow was so brilliant, so blinding, so beautiful in the ever-present sunlight. And the first snowfall there always put me in the holiday spirit and made me eagerly anticipate the coming Christmas season.

 

Yes, that’s my very nice, very considerate husband brushing off my car while I took pictures. 🙂

Is it time for Christmas yet??

What makes it feel like the holidays for you?

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15 years ago today, the world lost one of the greatest pairs skaters in history. Sergei Grinkov. Together with his wife, Ekaterina Gordeeva, they were legendary. Ethereal. Beautiful. Incomparable. To this day.

My favourite program of theirs, skated to Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise and inspired by Rodin’s The Kiss:

 

 

 

Posted by on November 20, 2010 in Uncategorized

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  1. Joe

    November 21, 2010 at 11:43 pm

    That is a clear violation of the Idle-Free BC policy adopted by GVRD.

     
    • Sauce

      November 22, 2010 at 12:27 am

      *hang my head in shame*
      Wait, that wasn’t me, ’twas Len.
      Was great to see you and Charmaine the other day!