A WINTER NIGHT
2019 is off to a fairly peaceful start with the weather but it will be a while before we see the lengthening of the days – we may yet feel the grip of winter!
"When biting Boreas, fell and doure,
Sharp shivers thro' the leafless bow'r;
When Phoebus gies a short-liv'd glow'r,
Far south the lift,
Dim-dark'ning thro' the flaky show'r,
Or whirling drift:"