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Fall, Leaves, Fall


Saturday, September 22, 2012

I remember memorizing this poem in junior high. It's perfect for the first day of autumn.

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Fall, leaves, fall; die, flowers, away;
Lengthen night and shorten day;
Every leaf speaks bliss to me
Fluttering from the autumn tree.
I shall smile when wreaths of snow
Blossom where the rose should grow;
I shall sing when night’s decay
Ushers in a drearier day.
--Emily Bronte
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Member Comments About This Blog Post:
XHENA16 10/7/2012 12:40AM

  I love poems and I love the Fall so reading this lovely poem was a treat! :))

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NANT406 9/23/2012 9:37PM

    Love it! Thanks for sharing. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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JUMPINJULIE 9/22/2012 8:50PM

    very nice

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BEAUTIFUL_REINA 9/22/2012 5:03PM

    Very nice, thanks for sharing it! Here's a poem from my grandson that I thought was nice:
http://www.sparkpeople.com
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CAT609 9/22/2012 4:55PM

    A little sad, if you like the sunshine. Emily liked the winter season.

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LRK4CHRIST 9/22/2012 4:47PM

    Thx for sharing!

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LTMURPHY7 9/22/2012 4:43PM

 


cute

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