Clouds and More Clouds and Clouds

A great sources of the delight is the enumeration as the various formations go by …

Cirrus, cirrostratus, cirrocumulus, altostratus,

altocumulus, stratocumulus, nimbostratus,
cumulus, cumulonimbus, stratus: is there no end?

Paris Review
by Arthur Sze
Issue no. 116 (Fall 1990)

No end to the clouds or to our classificatory drive or both?

And so for day 2917

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