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Snow in the City. New Year in Birmingham. Snow, serenely falling; settling silently whereat it lands, as A soft white fitted carpet of the purest jewelled crystals. Net curtains twitch; as surprised eyes widen in wonder Before draped curtains close and settees and televisions beckon.

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Snow in the city

Snow in the City

New Year in Birmingham


Snow in the city

Snow, serenely falling; settling silently whereat it lands, as

A soft white fitted carpet of the purest jewelled crystals.

Net curtains twitch; as surprised eyes widen in wonder

Before draped curtains close and settees and televisions beckon.

The temperature plummets as midnight beckons and passes

Whilst the bustling city sleeps; snuggled down in quilted beds


Snow in the city

In the darkness, the snow shines a scene of luminescence as

Its diamond crystals hardening, in the bitter sharp air of stillness


Snow in the city

The day begins with the early shift setting out for their place of work

Engines running, defrosting windscreens, scraping off the frozen snow

Whilst on the pavement, in ambush, lurk secret patches of treacherous ice

Catching out the sleepy heedless pedestrians, racing for the office

Ambulances; doctors and nurses will be busy in casualty today!


Snow in the city

Children, scarves flapping, hands in gloves, scrunch their way to school

With rosy cheeks and wide smiles, breath dancing from chattering lips

Talking of carrot faced snowmen, sledges, snowballs and snow fights


Snow in the city

Cats stretch lazily, staying cosy indoors; dogs bound about with snow on their nose

As cheeky Sparrows squabble on the bird table waiting for breakfast to arrive


Snow in the city

Shoppers venture forth for the daily essentials, with snow on their nose

bread, milk and something for tea


Snow in the city

And so it is, as the day progresses, trains and buses are running again!

The city changed just for one fall of snow