"Sorrow and the scarlet leaf, sad thoughts and sunny weather; Ah me! This glory and this grief agree not well together!" -- Thomas Parsons, A Song for September
The pasture fence catches the first scattering of red leaves. They'll be falling fast, now that the nights have grown cold.
Sassafrass glows like stained glass in the sun. From another angle, a turtle face appears in profile, practicing his jack-0-lantern smile for Halloween. (Click photos to enlarge.)
There's a whole lotta red going on this week for Ruby Tuesday in the Fall. Check out the link, or you'll miss out!