"Nothing gold can stay . . ."
"You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by;but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by." ~James Matthew Barrie
"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest
appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them." John F.
I am reminded that each day is a gift no matter the weather or circumstances. It is a time to enjoy the last few days of brilliant autumn color.
To appreciate the beauty of fading blossoms . . .
And changing foliage . . .
Even the many trees now with bare branches can be appreciated
"Hope is that thing with feathers that perches in the soul
and sings the tune without the words and never stops... at all. " ~Emily Dickinson
Changes in temperature bring new wonders . . .
And a new definition of beauty.
“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.”
It is a new day, a new month, and a chance to experience new things. The sun is shining, and my energy is returning. Welcome, sweet November!
"Autumn is the eternal corrective. It is ripeness and color
For other thoughts for today, please visit the hostess of Garden Muse Day, Carolyn Gail of Sweet Home and Garden Chicago.