Cassi Creek: Three additional inches of snow this morning but the temperature has risen slightly above the freezing point of water the whole mess is melting down in preparation for re-freezing.
Fortunately, we have no command appointments and laager up or hunker down and spend the day together doing nothing of consequence.
We finished the first two seasons of Downton Abbey. I was un-prepared for the impact that the episodes dealing with WWI and the Spanish Flu epidemic would have upon me. After taking an excellent class in military history, I realized how few U.S. troops were lost compared to those of the European nations. Those losses and the Spanish Influenzae pandemic that followed wiped entire generations off the earth.
For the dinner menu, refer to the link above, involving a different war.