THEN IT WAS AUTUMN AFTER ALL – Marilyn Armstrong

October 19, 2019 – Autumn Leaves

It looked hopeless. It was a month late and there was so much rain. And it was warm too late into the season. So most of us — especially me — sighed and decided we weren’t going to get a real Autumn this year. Kind of like last year where it just never happened.

Instead, after a huge storm of torrential rain and high wind — the kind of storm that usually knocks the leaves off the trees and gives us naked limbs. But that’s not what happened.

The deep orange maple over the little house with the blue door

Golden leaves in October

Wide view of the old stone bridge, river, and canal

Along the canal pathway

The storm came. It went and suddenly, it’s really Fall. The colors are up. It was impossible — but it happened anyway.

14 thoughts on “THEN IT WAS AUTUMN AFTER ALL – Marilyn Armstrong

  1. That sort of event makes me believe in miracles. So beautiful there. It’s gotten colorful here too this year (less vibrant though – maybe it’s the ‘sea’ air in your area or something). This has been a really lovely Autumn. Thanks for sharing those beautiful photographs!

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