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Trying to convince myself of Spring.

by NumbrOneAunt on January 25, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

i am not a cold weather person, so every winter is just a matter of gritting my teeth and trying to push through. and even though i know that of course spring will come again, every winter there is some small part of me that's absolutely convinced the cold, snow, knife-sharp winds and long nights are here to stay. (i almost left out chapped lips!) yuck.


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