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The First Snowfall

Updated on December 20, 2012

Sparkling At Night

To see the ground turning all white

Like frosting a cake

Corner to corner every spot covered

The most unique design as each snowflake makes it way to the ground

Delicate and at the same time floating silently

Do miracles ever cease ?

Hearing Christmas music from afar

Seeing decorations so beautifully arranged making each home glow

Peaceful times where love is everywhere

Even a noisy car passing by can sound like bells and whistles blowing

With the wind and the tree tops shaking

I swear it was a huge pair of hands up in the sky waving

The soft sound of childrens voices

Spread laughter and fun to everyone

The first day of winter will always be remembered

As a time when there is a chill in the air

Where you can see your own breath

Before we know it Christmas will be here

So much to be thankful for and holding all our love ones in our prayers

With the new year right around the corner

Lets end this year with so many good thoughts and all the friends we know

Celebrating till our eyes close from a long day and all the happiness we have found

That can make even frosty tip his hat and grin

As the final words good night could be heard whispering in the wind


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    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      DDE Snow seems to make everything pure.Giving us a glimpse of our world that can be changed instantly so we can remember anything is possible.Thanx so much for reading.I love being bundled up and warm and walking through it.It relaxes me.Have a wonderful day.

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      Devika Primić 

      5 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      We had more snow this year in Croatia and no snow for Christmas. I enjoy watching snow fall, you have described it so well in poetry.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      writinglover Your comment was the first I seen in the new year. What a great way to begin 2013.I am so excited and thrilled for what is about to come. I know it has to be good and it will make life better for everyone.Thanx so much.

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      5 years ago from Lost...In Video Games

      This was a beautiful poem. My area of Minnesota saw some snow on Christmas, too! Hope you had a nice holiday and hope you have a Happy New Year!

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      kj force You made such beautiful ones too.Thanx for sharing a little bit of snow on the way.

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      5 years ago from Florida

      DREAM ON..thank you for painting that beautiful picture with your words..I felt as though I was there making snow angels...the flakes falling on my face and tongue..

      hope your Holiday was the best..Happy New Year..

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      Gypsy Rose Lee I love to see as my world changes right before my eyes.It is so magical.Well I like some snow but not as much as you.May this winter be a mild one.Dim Flaxenwick Friends come in all shapes and sizes but not many come in a cat disguise.I am not old and I am not young I just want to fill my days and nights with endless fun.Right back at you my friend.Joan King I almost forgot about catching a snowflake in my mouth.Feeling them hit my face .Refreshing and yet chilling at the same time.Thanx so much you all gave me new joy.

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      Joan King 

      5 years ago

      That first snowfall is the greatest. I love to just savor the feel of the snowflakes on my face. It also signals the coming of the holiday season and bring so much excitement and joy. Thanks for sharing.

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      Dim Flaxenwick 

      5 years ago from Great Britain

      I am thankful for a hubfriend like you.

      Take care.

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      First snowfall is always the most wonderful. On this side of the world however it begins to fall and seems to never stop.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      jacobkutyta We all celebrate our traditions in our own special way.I just want to see people happy and having fun spending it with all their friends and loved ones.Wishing you many wonderful holidays all through the year.Thanx for reading my poem.I will try to give you more poems and stories to laugh and enjoy once more.

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      Siny J 

      5 years ago from Delhi, India

      Nice one

      Keep it up


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