We have 1 minute more daylight at the beginning of the day! Yay! More light!
Right now, we have snow that looks like meringue--shiny (read: icy) and smooth. Sunlight bounces off this meringue-snow creating more light.
Practicing the 4 divine emotions--loving-kindness, compassion, appreciative joy, and equanimity--our joy or compassion begins to double, triple, quadruple, until it's infinite.
Now that we have more light, let's make the 4 boundless qualities of loving-kindness, compassion, appreciative joy, and equanimity shine forth.