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Mais où sont les neiges d’antan? III (Storms in a teacup)

In the past i have often found it a little difficult to translate the word borrasca to English. Technically it’s an “area of low pressure” or a “squall”..but neither of these terms transmit the popular sense of a serious weather … Continue reading

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Winter at last?

So it seems that Old Man Winter has finally turned up, growling and snarling into town in the first days of February, making a rather belated entrance on the seasonal stage. Though late – or perhaps precisely because of the … Continue reading

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