…..that it was brave, the way the trees made dying look glorious.
So really, it is the leaf that dies….not the tree. Come spring, the tree is good to go and sprouts new leaves. The leaf that fell in the fall is gone. Hmmmmmm….
The world is tired, the year is old,The faded leaves are glad to die...~Sara Teasdale, "November"
Not the leaves on our pear trees.....