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$$\def\T{\text}\scriptsize{\begin{array} \\\T{`Twas weather chilly in winter's dark} & \T{Absconded with them far away} \\\T{When brothers five went out to lark} & \T{Made a mistake they could not repay} \\\T{They braved the ice, cold, and snow} & \T{For when the sisters all awoke} \\\T{And found a dwelling all aglow} & \T{Five brothers each poor heart broke} \\\T{There they met by happenstance} & \T{As sisters five they all went wan} \\\T{Five sisters up in fiery dance} & \T{Crumpled dead, each one was gone} \\\T{All entwined in passion's embrace} & \T{Soon brothers followed, empty inside} \\\T{They kissed each brother on the face} & \T{From guilt nor sorrow could they hide} \\\T{Alas! Oh, that fleeting scene} & \T{And thus I do report to thee} \\\T{Star-crossed lovers that convene} & \T{A Tale of Wintry Tragedy} \\\T{Destined to happen, yet not to last} & \T{But fear not for the legends write} \\\T{For their ends were approaching fast} & \T{That come another wintry night} \\\T{Fortune went to the brothers' heads} & \T{Those lovers of greatest romance} \\\T{They took the sisters from their beds} & \T{May rise up for a second chance}\end{array}}$$

$$\scriptsize{\T{Explain.}}$$

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New answer is

5 Brothers are the fingers of a glove

and

5 Sisters are the fingers of a battery powered heated glove liner

Because

`Twas weather chilly in winter's dark
When brothers five went out to lark

Winter gloves needed for cold weather

They braved the ice, cold, and snow
And found a dwelling all aglow

The glove was taken inside

There they met by happenstance
Five sisters up in fiery dance

The heated glove liner was plugged in charging

All entwined in passion's embrace
They kissed each brother on the face

The glove was put on the smaller glove liner

Alas! Oh, that fleeting scene
Star-crossed lovers that convene
Destined to happen, yet not to last
For their ends were approaching fast

A glove is only needed in the cold. Not needed at all times.

Fortune went to the brothers' heads
They took the sisters from their beds

The glove liner was unplugged

Absconded with them far away
Made a mistake they could not repay

The glove could not power the heated glove liner

For when the sisters all awoke
Five brothers each poor heart broke

The next morning after the glove warmer was used up

As sisters five they all went wan
Crumpled dead, each one was gone

The glove warmer ran out of warmth

Soon brothers followed, empty inside
From guilt nor sorrow could they hide

No more warmth. Empty inside

And thus I do report to thee
A Tale of Wintry Tragedy
But fear not for the legends write
That come another wintry night
Those lovers of greatest romance
May rise up for a second chance

A glove will be needed to cover fingers again on another wintry day. Plug the glove warmer back in to charge the battery again

Thoughts

I am not familiar with a heated glove liner, but they do exist. This does sound like a stretch. However, it does seem to make sense.

Previous

Brothers are fingers of a glove (OP said I was right about the brothers)
Sisters are fingers on a hand (not correct)

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    $\begingroup$ rot13(Lbh'er evtug nobhg gur oebguref, ohg abg nobhg gur fvfgref) $\endgroup$ – Avi Jan 29 '20 at 18:26
  • $\begingroup$ Fb, ba gur arkg jvagel avtug, Qb gur rknpg fnzr oebguref naq fvfgref zrrg? Be qbrf gur 'fpranevb' unccra ntnva jvgu qvssrerag cynlref? $\endgroup$ – MacGyver88 Jan 29 '20 at 19:51
  • $\begingroup$ rot13(Gur rknpg fnzr cnvef zrrg ntnva.) $\endgroup$ – Avi Jan 29 '20 at 19:52
  • $\begingroup$ rot13(Gung'f evtug! V yrnearq nobhg urngrq tybir yvaref gbqnl orpnhfr zl unaqf jrer fgvyy pbyq rira jvgu gur tybirf, fb V svtherq V'q znxr n chmmyr bhg bs vg :)) $\endgroup$ – Avi Jan 29 '20 at 20:29
  • $\begingroup$ rot13(V jnf whfg guvaxvat nobhg jevgvat, " Jbj, V qvqa'g rira xabj gubfr rkvfgrq. Fjrrg." :)) LOL - This puzzle is quite skillfully done. Nice work. $\endgroup$ – MacGyver88 Jan 29 '20 at 20:31

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