Monday, September 17, 2012

Autumn by Amy Lowell

Autumn 2011 at Casa Dragonfly.



By Amy Lowell 1874–1925
All day I have watched the purple vine leaves
fall into the water.
And now in the moonlight they still fall,
but each leaf is fringed with silver.
Goodbye summer.  Don't let the door hit you in the ass on your way out, you hot, mean bitch.  Adios!!  ~Marion


BamaTrav said...

MARION!!!! Did it make your ass sweat or something?

erin said...


today i saw leaves plucked from the tops of yellow poplars. they looked like butterflies. it was beautiful.

too cool to swim.

good-bye fall, indeed.


Wine and Words said...

It looks nothing like fall here yet. The fountains still spray in the park and the kids giggle behind their bathing suits. Damn it's hot.

Love you friend. Sent snail mail today :)

Ben Ditty said...

I've been anxious for Autumn too.

Serena said...

Love your "goodbye summer" comment. LOL. And your Autumn '11 photo is gorgeous!