Monday, March 03, 2008

Linger...



O! Lady Winter!

O! My harsh mistress!

You of the icy grasp and heartless disdain.

Stay a while longer.

Let your frigid beauty inspire me one more day.

Spring, your kind sister, will be here soon enough.

Her love is freely given, and appreciated for what it is.

Your affections come with a painful price.

The pleasure of your pain is ineffable.

Sit with me now.

Sit with me in our beautiful frozen bower.

I love you.

By Professor Batty



3 Comments:

Blogger lab munkay said...

Where is this taken? Beautiful eh.


Blogger Sharon Spotbottom said...

Very pretty but oh my stars when will the cold end?!!!


Blogger Professor Batty said...

Munkay- in the quaint/upscale town of Stillwater

Sharon- at least another a week below freezing and we usually get a whopper of a snow-storm sometime in mid-March...

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