old snow


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old snow

n.
See firn.
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She recalled the first morning she had wakened in that little porch room, when the sunshine had crept in on her through the blossom- drift of the old Snow Queen.
It's so good to see those pointed firs coming out against the pink sky-- and that white orchard and the old Snow Queen.
And oh, how dear and beloved everything was -- that little white porch room, sacred to the dreams of girlhood, the old Snow Queen at the window, the brook in the hollow, the Dryad's Bubble, the Haunted Woods, and Lover's Lane -- all the thousand and one dear spots where memories of the old years bided.
A light fall of snow had half-melted into a few strips, also looking leaden rather than silver, when it had been fixed again by the seal of frost; no fresh snow had fallen, but a ribbon of the old snow ran along the very margin of the coast, so as to parallel the pale ribbon of the foam.
One of them has the old Snow Hill Station in the background.
Landscaping and improvements to the forecourt area on Old Snow Hill will be carried out in phase two of the works.
[check] I hate it when the path to my tree-stand is covered in dry oak leaves or old snow. I know there isn't much I can do about it, but that doesn't mean I have to like it.
One particular day, ice crystals filtered down from the sky to fall atop old snow. As my wife and I took a walk through this sparkling scene, it looked as if diamond dust had been sprinkled across the landscape.
Two feet of old snow followed by two feet of new snow can weigh as much as 60 pounds per square foot.
Give that man a couple of Vidalia onions, a half rack of eggs, nasty old snow goose, jalapeno, and jar of chili verde and he would work his magic.
Sunday's 33rd parade featured sunshine mixed with clouds and a good spattering of big old snow flakes, giving the feeling of a ticker-tape parade, Worcester style, during the middle of the event.