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good grief!

Have you looked out of the window? There's white stuff! Everywhere! (Preliminary scan of my friends list suggests this should work for a good swathe of South East England, at least.)

I just drained my camera's batteries on a short walk down the hill. Will I make it out into the garden before it all melts? Will the tulips mind?


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24th Jan, 2007 08:25 (UTC)
We have no snow. I have some bulb shoots poking up, but I don't know how to recognise tulips from the others.
24th Jan, 2007 09:10 (UTC)
I tend to wait till they flower. Maybe it was eastern snowfall?
24th Jan, 2007 09:15 (UTC)
Half the fun is the surprise in seeing what comes up I guess. I'm not even entirely sure what it was I planted.

Talking of planting, I guess I'd better start making sure I have everything ready for spring seedlinging.
24th Jan, 2007 11:35 (UTC)
Hmm, and I should really get that greenhouse ...
24th Jan, 2007 11:37 (UTC)
Camilla has told me about a local seed exchange event where we can meet other people and exchange seeds with them. It kind of sounds a bit rude.
24th Jan, 2007 11:53 (UTC)
I exchange seeds with my mother, so it can't be that rude ...
24th Jan, 2007 11:56 (UTC)
But this might be with total strangers!
24th Jan, 2007 14:05 (UTC)
What I know of evolutionary biology suggests that may be even better, provided they're the right sort of total stranger, of course.
24th Jan, 2007 08:45 (UTC)
University of Surrey
This is Guildford:

and it was snowing in Portsmouth when I left home
24th Jan, 2007 08:56 (UTC)
Tip-toe, through the tulips...
24th Jan, 2007 09:28 (UTC)
Snow, snow, snow! I am pathetically excited about it, despite the appalling deathtrap that my street becomes with even a little snowfall. I'll be picking up old ladies when I get home.
24th Jan, 2007 09:36 (UTC)
I'm sure some of them will like that ;)
24th Jan, 2007 09:50 (UTC)
What is this snow thing you speak of? We don't get such frivolities here in the sweaty armpit of England.
24th Jan, 2007 09:58 (UTC)
no white stuff here...pooh
24th Jan, 2007 10:05 (UTC)
Fuck! Where the hell did that come from?

Tube to work for me, i think!

-- tom
24th Jan, 2007 10:20 (UTC)
White Wandsworth Road
Ohh, what's that all over the place? It can't be....!
24th Jan, 2007 10:37 (UTC)
Isn't it pretty! I drove the sports car to work in the snow without any problems, even though I'd promised my father I wouldn't try.
24th Jan, 2007 11:39 (UTC)
oh, you
24th Jan, 2007 15:53 (UTC)
AND IT'S STILL AROUND! Ish. Apparently there might be more on Friday.
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