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Extreme Freshness

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I know I said in my previous post that I would enjoy the extreme freshness of winter air. But there is apparently a limit to this enjoyment. After having had two days off I felt I needed to get out and run. Temperature was only -5 (yes, not at all bad for us northerners) but the northwesterly wind was literally mind blowing. Shuffling along the icy roads my face was the one least amused being out, and my hands were complaining. Nose felt like it was about to fall off any minute. 2 kilometers against the harsh wind and the nose was only happy to see the turning of the road. It was a relief to have the wind hitting the rear side of the body. All of the sudden the wind seemed to have stopped. Until the second next turn.

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