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This Autumn

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This Autumn

Post  RichieO on Sat Oct 08 2011, 17:18

This Autumn

Standing by this gate
I see, the early rising
Of an Autumn Sun.

The morning mist
Hangs lightly in the air
Distance horses do breath
I do declare, this crisp
and clear air.

The greens of summer
Have faded and gone
Replaced by Golden,
Fawn and Brown.
Those lovely colours
Now born do fade.

Dying leaves
Upon the trees
Tremble in the breeze
Falling lightly to the ground
Do enrich the soil
On our glorious Earth.

Summers familiar songs
Of the birds are gone
Above me fly
the migrating birds.
They wait for a leader
To point the way.
Once found they do
But form an arrow
To point the way.

Has the sun rises high
Burns off this mist
And the morning dew
To give us this
A glorious sight
Of Autumn
In full bloom.

© RichieO 2011


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