The Cold Has Come

Winter comes and brings the cold here
This time of year
The air is chilled
With frost it’s filled

At night all is quiet and still
One feels the chill
Taking the breath
Like signs of death

It is a time for winter white
Snowflakes in flight
Smothering all
As it does fall

The Minute Poem is rhyming verse form consisting of 12 lines of 60 syllables written in strict iambic meter. The poem is formatted into 3 stanzas of 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4; 8,4,4,4 syllables. The rhyme scheme is as follows: aabb, ccdd, eeff 
 
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