Yesterday’s snow was ill-timed.
It put the kibosh on nearly every activity in town — including the Candlelight Concert, and a candlelight vigil for Sandy Hook Elementary School. It devastated merchants, on one of the most important selling days before Christmas.
But this morning, conditions were perfect for soothing scenes like this one, on High Point Road:
I took that shot a couple of hours ago. Now, the ice has already started to melt. The snow is turning to slush.
But for a brief moment in time, Westport looked for real the way it always does in our dreams.