At the time this was taken (around noon on Saturday), we had about 17" outside our front door. You can see the snow piled up to the right of the photo.
Where did the front steps and walkway go?
This house was not there when I left for work on Friday morning. Always nice to see firsthand proof of the economy being stimulated.
Shrubs out front of our house.
Mrs. Douglas was a little perplexed.
She spent most of the morning staring in disbelief ... as did we.
View from the kitchen window.
Dueling snow creatures (a.k.a. the shrubbery on the front walkway)
"My snowblower is better than yours!"
Our backyard and the neighbors' fence, which usually has a third rail.
The left photo is our foyer, which is 14' high. From the inside, it looks like the snow has reached about 10 feet, judging by what is on the windows. The right photo is a closer view of the window.
And then, after the blizzard comes this sky, reminding me of one of my favorite quotes.
"In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer."
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