Farewell to Summer

” ‘Tis the last rose of summer,
Left blooming alone;
All her lovely companions
Are faded and gone.”
–   Thomas Moore, The Last Rose of Summer, 1830


“Departing summer hath assumed
An aspect tenderly illumed,
The gentlest look of spring;
That calls from yonder leafy shade
Unfaded, yet prepared to fade,
A timely carolling.”
–  William Wordsworth, September


Enjoy the last day of Summer!




Rose:  Image: Rob Wiltshire / FreeDigitalPhotos.net
Straw Ball: Image: dan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

About Melissa's Meanderings

Interests: Green Living, The Environment, Animal Rights, Reading, Gardening, Home Improvement, Pets, Vegetarianism, Photography.
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3 Responses to Farewell to Summer

  1. suzicate says:

    Summer was beautiful, but I welcome Fall. I look forward to walks in a cool crisp breeze and all the gold and crimson everywhere.

  2. Aw it feels well into Autumn here! Enjoy!

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