The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #31533   Message #2801104
Posted By: Murray MacLeod
01-Jan-10 - 07:37 PM
Thread Name: Origins: In the Bleak Midwinter
Subject: RE: In the Bleak Midwinter
A snowfall doesn't make for the nuclear winter portrayed in Rosetti's poem, Kevin.

frosty wind made moan ?
earth stood hard as iron ?
water like a stone ?

I don't think so.