The forecast said that a big snowstorm was on its way to the central regions of the peninsula. Nobody could have imagined that it was going to be the heaviest snowfall in Segovia for the last 20 years, bringing the city’s streets to a standstill. But every cloud has a silver lining. Nature brought us the gift of indelible picture postcards. As the Spanish saying goes, “Around twelfth night, expect more snow and ice.”