An Autumn Poem from Emily

Autumn

The morns are meeker than they were,
The nuts are getting brown;
The berry’s cheek is plumper,
The rose is out of town.

The maple wears a gayer scarf,
The field a scarlet gown.
Lest I should be old-fashioned,
I’ll put a trinket on.

~Emily Dickinson

Happy Thanksgiving!

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One response to “An Autumn Poem from Emily

  1. Emily’s verse suits the holiday to a T … For Thanksgiving 🙂

    Have a wonderful holiday Linda, with lots of happy moments with your family tomorrow!

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