First frost..

linnea2(z5 NY)October 30, 2005 my neck of the woods Saturday night.

I always forget how unequivocal it is, always wonder several weeks

or days before, did it freeze last night?

When it comes, it's like an axe falling, dividing the tender

from the hardy. Such similar green leaves, these are still green,

those are mush, period. Halloween.

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Do you have a poem for this ice in my driveway?

    Bookmark   December 18, 2005 at 7:32AM
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linnea2(z5 NY)

Crunch, crunch, and there goes my back
just avoiding a fall
even the dog is slipping and sliding
over-long claws and all!

    Bookmark   December 19, 2005 at 8:58PM
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Thanks for the laugh! I'd love to be living in Hawaii right about now...

    Bookmark   December 21, 2005 at 8:12AM
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