The two remained that way, blanketed in the comforting stillness of the old house and one another's arms.
Edith Shipton's rental car, blanketed in six inches of fresh snow, remained out front.
Dean was in front of Bird Song, trying to mow the lawn, still blanketed with the moisture of the now-ended drizzle when he remembered his promise to pick up Pumpkin Green and whoever else needed chauffeuring from the pool.
The road paralleled the river to their right and far below, which was most often hidden by the pine trees that blanketed the slope.
Once beyond access to the river below, the seldom-used path presented an unbroken cover of fresh white, now blanketed in more than a foot of fresh powder, as it followed the large pipe toward the reservoir.