Youknowwhat?

Itiskindofwonderfuloutthere。

Thesnowfallislightenoughtobebarelyperceptible。

Thecityisquiet-andoddlypolite。

Someoneactuallysaid“Excuseme”tomeastheysteppedoutofmyway。

Thestreetsaremostlywalkable,andfolksareoutwiththeirshovelsonthepatchesofsidewalkthathaveyettobecleared。

Isawadadwithtwolittlekids,allshoveling,andwhentheyoungeronegotadecentamountinhislittlescoopandtossedittotheside,theharrieddadsmiledandboomed,“Greatjob,Jeremy!

”Anditwassweet,whereusuallyIwouldfinditkindofannoying!

Youguys,IthinkthissnowstormhassomehowmaderealTheNewNicenesswe’veallheardsoaboutthisweek。

Ifyoudon’thavetoleavethehousetoday-perhapsyouareaNewYorkCitypublicschoolstudent,orafatcatbanker,orjustutterlyunemployable-youshouldputonsomepantsandstepoutsideforacoupleofminutes。

Beautylikethisisthemostfleetingofall,andI’dhateforyoutomissasecondof?