I was woken up from a deep sleep in the early hours of the morning by a massive snapping and crashing noise.
I shot straight up out of bed, smacking Paul in the chest yelling, “what was that?!”.
I scramble out of bed and go flying down the stairs like a bat out of hell, as fast as I can without falling in the dark, and dart from window to window to see what the culprit of this noise was.
When I get to the fourth window, and still see nothing, I am starting to question whether or not I was dreaming. I don’t hear Paul getting out of bed yet either, so I start to think, “oh God, it must have been part of my dream. I look like a complete fucking lunatic right now!”.
Determined to prove my sanity, I race to the back door. Imagine my relief to find this waiting for me: *pictures were taken in the light of day*
Paul finally lumbered down, took a look, and said, “huh…thankfully it didn’t hit a car or come through the roof. I’m going back to bed,” and with his signature kiss to the top of my head, made his way back up stairs.
This morning, I was able to investigate more. We had been his by a huge ice storm, coating our whole world in ice. While walking around the house taking pictures, I could hear limbs and trees crashing all over our neighborhood. For as awful as the fallen trees and damage is, there is a beauty to everything being covered in ice.
Hope everyone getting strange weather is safe!
P.S. Our snowman was murdered 😦 He lived a mere 24 hours.