Cool Memories: As the mercury climbs, I’m thinking of winter

Snowscape Photo by Vivian McInerny

Twilight is creeping on. The snow takes on a blue tint. The steepest street, abandoned by sensible drivers and persnickety pedestrians, is crowded now with scores of kids pulling sleds and plastic saucers, all but forgotten in the backs of garages until earlier this morning when they were dusted off and set teetering atop the hill, which looks higher now and much more daring.