A lesson in “Winter”

January 18th, 2008

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“Hi, son, was there something you wanted to tell us?”

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Yes, Mom, I think I understand now…..

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“Winter” means that this freezing white stuff called snow falls from the sky.

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But all our grass is still green and never dies….. Um, how does that work exactly?

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“I wish I knew, son, I wish I knew.”

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Ailene Hert | 1/19/2008 9:01 am

Hmmm… that is a good question!

Heidi | 1/19/2008 6:13 pm

Thanks, Ailene, it’s one I have every winter here. :)

Lynne's Somewhat Invented Life | 1/19/2008 9:50 pm

You have snow and green grass too?

Your boy is darling.

Shanda | 1/20/2008 3:52 pm

Hey Heidi! We have green grass in the Midwest also. It makes the winter a little more bearable to see that not everything is dead. Today it was -2 when we drove to church with a windchill of -23…I miss Arizona!

Heidi | 1/21/2008 11:16 am

Lynne: Yes, isn’t that crazy? I grew up in Nevada where everything went absolutely dead and brown in the winter–so it always makes me laugh when everything’s still green despite the snow. Very strange!
Shanda: It’s green in Indiana, too?? With all those low temperatures and snow? That’s surprising!


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