aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,

Gorgeous winter day

I drove over to Wilderstead yesterday. I haven't been there since it started snowing several weeks ago, which meant that the drive was covered with a glazed powder over old snowpack. It wasn't all that deep, but it would have hung up my car for sure, so I had to park at the road and walk in. I fetched my wagon and went back for the various supplies I was to deliver and returned to the cabin.

A beautiful layer of frosting was over everything. The sun was shining. It was heartbreakingly beautiful. I'm sorry I couldn't stay but a little while. (I had originally planned to stay overnight, but leaving my car by the road all night bothered me, so I decided to return home instead of staying over.)

The pix below are of the woodland scene. Click on a pic to enlarge.

Makin' tracks Makin' tracks
Wilderstead, February 5, 2009
Creekbed with coverlet of snow Creekbed with coverlet of snow
Snuggery awaits Snuggery awaits
Pristine Pristine
Feb. 5, 2009
Buried Treasure Buried Treasure
a.k.a. Cold Comfort

After delivering my stuff to the cabin, I drove into Cincy and went shopping for goodies. Then I joined that_guy_zach at the Hofbräuhaus for dinner.

The drive home was wearisome but uneventful. Taking it easy today.

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