However, I cannot confirm these facts outlined by the old gray lady's website.
Really? Were the children in dismay?"The storm’s timing was diabolical — too late for a white Christmas, but just in time to disrupt the plans of thousands of people trying to get home after the holiday, return unwanted gifts or take advantage of post-holiday bargains at stores. Public schools were not in session, much to the dismay of many children."
It is diabolical of the storm to hit on the first day I am well enough to be out of bed. I might be able to make it to the office to pick up my laptop if that didn't involve trudging through snow and fighting the wind. You devil snow, you!