As I write this, it's about -15 C outside where I live in Boulder, and even the snow looks like it's shivering. So I'm not sure if I'm happy to share the grief or feel badly about the weather for folks in the UK, who generally don't get (metric, I suppose) tons of snow. But then I saw this image from NASA's Earth observing Terra satellite:
Holy Haleakala, that's gorgeous! I won't say I'm exactly glad they got lots of snow, but still, wow. Sorry, my anglic friends, but your suffering has produced this stunning beauty.