Rugged, Siberian weather. The narrow lanes are full of snow in some places, which is driven into the most romantic, & grotesque shapes. The road-waggons are obliged to stop, & the stage-coaches are much embarassed. I was obliged to be much abroad on this day, & scarce ever saw its fellow.
Posted by sydney on Jan 14th, 1776
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