I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house. ~Nathaniel Hawthorne (Notebook, Oct. 10, 1842)
It seems like after 178 years I am doing the same.
How beautifully the leaves grow old! How full of light and color are their last days ~John Burroughs
The destiny of every walking man is to immerse himself in the panorama surrounding him, to the point of becoming one with it and, ultimately, to vanish. ~ Federico Castigliano
Lens artists photo challenge – A photo walk &
Dawn’s Festival of leaves