December 16, 2010

Quotable: First Snow

the view of CUA outside my office window after 45 minutes of snowfall

Who can think of the mystery of the snowflake, its loveliness, both secret and manifest, its gentleness, the moving lightness of its touch, the humility of its coming, and not think of the birth of the Infant Christ?
--Caryll Houselander, The Child in Winter

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