Autumn love

Autumn a brake
on the passage of time

a slowing down
a reduction in the speed

of life : hence the long nights
the low light of day

the mulch of leaves underfoot
the desire to hibernate

the longing for her warm
cosy companionship never to end

John Lyons

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