9:25:29 PM

All day snow. Slow and steady, it began in the middle of the
night after a light drizzle. By morning there was an inch or two on
the ground. The flakes got larger, the snow heavier, until 11am,
and then it took a breather. At one o’clock it started in again,
colder, finer, and more determined. The snow poured off my shovel
like fine sand – cold enough that it didn’t stick. Now, at night, it