"Blizzard" by William Carlos Williams:
Snow:years of anger followinghours that float idly downthe blizzarddrifts its weightdeeper and deeper for three daysor sixty years, eh? Thenthe sun! a clutter ofyellow and blue flakesHairy looking trees stand outin long alleysover a wild solitude.The man turns and therehis solitary track stretched outupon the world.
(Photo: Afghan men walk near the Darul Aman palace in Kabul on February 16, 2011, on the occasion of Eid-e-Milad-un-Nabi, the birthday of Prophet Muhammad. The Prophet Mohammed was born in the Saudi Arabian city of Mecca on the 12th day of Rabi-ul-Awwal 571 A.D. By Dmitry Kostyukov/AFP/Getty Images)
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