anticant says "It's snowed overnight. The gardens and rooftops have that winter wonderland look. How long before it's all slippery, slushy and mucky?"
ben trovato says "Oh do cheer up. You've just had two very encouraging hospital reports. Are you never satisfied? Get blogging again, and start planning a holiday. The Beadle is piling up logs for the Snug fire, and I'm opening the bar. We're back in business."
The burrow beadle says "Watch out for that Awkward Squad. Ladies must wear hats, and strictly no knicker-waving. Are you listening, Zola?"