As I was shutting down for the night after the horrors of the day, this song returned to me, as it often does in times of sorrow. It was written by Rabbie Burns, and is sung by the incomparable Jean Redpath. For many of us, but most especially for the families of Newtown, the winter’s just beginning.
“The Winter It Is Past”
December 15, 2012 by Thomas L. McDonald
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