Nov12 The Horses Are Cold Today Posted on November 12, 2012 by Emily Bowman The Horses Are Cold Today Standing in the snow, steam rising from the invisible lines where their heat meets the air, vapor fleeing their nostrils, they must be cold. Lonely too. I am cold today. And drowning in melancholy. Possibly, the horses enjoy this weather, feel most alive when the cold splices their heat, delight in the barren silence, while I, alone, shiver.