I scorned the frost
Because I felt so hardy.
But now I’m old
I feel the cold
And huddle in my cardie.
Shaking the snow from my head
Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow is a famous novel. But Wilson Bentley also had a feeling for snow and was the pioneer of snowflake photography, see
A more recent photographer of snow crystals is Kenneth Libbrech, see
These images are all wonderful.
Looking at snowflakes many have asked how each of the six arms of the snowflake 'knows' how to keep itself in symmetry.
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