January 25

January 26, 2012 at 10:31 pm | Posted in Transylvania | 2 Comments
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January 25: Old man winter.
This is the man who takes care of our apartment building. One of his jobs (besides entertaining the kids with Romanian jokes they don’t understand but still find hilarious) is to clear the snow from the sidewalks and driveway. And yesterday, he got quite a workout. It literally snowed All. Day. Long. Cars were covered, the parking lot was a white, wintery mess, and the flakes just kept on coming. I snapped this shot before I went to get the kids at school, around 5 p.m. He looked at me just before I took it and said, “Zăpadă, nu mai mult.” Snow, no more. Mother Nature didn’t listen, though.


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  1. The emotion and life stories you captured in the man’s eyes – fantastic!

  2. […] behind the wheel to steer as my husband pushed and cursed and sweated in the still-falling snow. The old man who takes care of our building saw me. He shouted and gestured, assuming I’d run us into the […]

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