EARLY AUTUMN DAYS
Good Morning Blogging friends. What a glorious warm sunny morning we are blessed with today. It was such a joy to walk around the garden and experience the different smells these early days of Autumn bring.
I heard laughter and the voices of children as they walked up the hill, its their first day back at school after the long summer holiday. They seemed happy enough. As I embraced the moment, it brought to mind this little verse which I think sums up this day very well.
I hope the sun shines on you today too.
The Breeze tastes of apple peel
The air is full of smells to feel -
Ripe fruit, old footballs, burning brush,
New books, erasers, chalk and such.
The bee, his hive, well-honeyed hum
And Mother cuts chrysanthemums.
Like plates washed clean, with suds, the days
Are polished with a morning haze.
By John Updike
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