Saturday 18 August 2018

Baby, it's cold outside - and that's just fine

Don't complain about the weather but instead celebrate all the crisp joys winter has to offer

Ultimate view: A cold Dublin as seen from space
Ultimate view: A cold Dublin as seen from space
Liam Collins

By Liam Collins

Ah, but it's very, very cold," they say. But nothing, I reply.

These are glorious days, the low sun slanting down on us, brightening up the dark days of early December, the blue almost Mediterranean sky by day and the starry night skies twinkling and clear.

The clean, crisp, cold air of these past few days has freshened up our lives, killing off the troublesome germs that often turn this season of Advent into a snivelling mess.

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