snow on the mountain

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snow on the mountain

Silver, grey, or white hair on one's head, as due to aging. Sure, there's a bit of snow on the mountain, but I still lead as adventurous a life as I ever have!
See also: mountain, on, snow
References in classic literature ?
It's like those fanciful Japanese prints, where the snow on the mountain looks like sugar, and the gilt on the pagodas is like gilt on gingerbread.
Many have imagined themselves blessed with the discovery when they have told us that this mighty flood proceeds from the melting of snow on the mountains of Aethiopia, without reflecting that this opinion is contrary to the received notion of all the ancients, who believed that the heat was so excessive between the tropics that no inhabitant could live there.
Riddle said attendance has been disappointing despite the abundance of man-made snow on the mountain.
It's nice to look up and see the snow on the mountain.
Officials had launched an urgent rescue mission because of an incoming winter storm expected to drop snow on the mountains for the next several days.