Fall update

(Oct 13 3:20 p.m.)
(Oct 13 3:20 p.m.)

One week into October, and the leaves just began dumping on the ground.

(Oct 13 3:43 p.m.)
(Oct 13 3:43 p.m.)

The yellowing and reddening have begun to take over.

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(Oct 11 12:12 p.m.)

And don’t forget the browning.

(Oct 9 5:18 p.m.)
Rainy day. (Oct 9 5:18 p.m.)

(Oct 11 1:00 p.m.)
Portland. (Oct 11 1:00 p.m.)
(Oct 11 2:21 p.m.)
Portland. (Oct 11 2:21 p.m.)
(Oct 6 1:33 p.m.)
Red leaves at Crescent Beach. (Oct 6 1:33 p.m.)
(Oct 6 1:34 p.m.)
No, those are not roofs in the background; those are trees with red leaves. (Oct 6 1:34 p.m.)
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Red leaves scattered in a way that make me think of rose petals. (Oct 6 2:00 p.m.)

At home, the acorns are… everywhere.

(Oct 13 3:21 p.m.)
(Oct 13 3:21 p.m.)

It’s physical exercise not only walking some 1,700 steps a day but kicking the acorns out of the center of the driveway.

Oh, and remember the tree with the saw dust (via carpenter ants)?  Well…

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Moss. (Oct 13 3:41 p.m.)

And the flowers…

(Oct 6 1:23 p.m.)
(Oct 6 1:23 p.m.)

…if not shriveled up, are beginning to fall apart.

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Wildflowers at USM Portland. (Oct 11 4:38 p.m.)

The greens at Deering Oaks have survived…

(Oct 11 4:54 p.m.)
Squirrel !! (Oct 11 4:54 p.m.)

…though the above photo was taken four days ago.

Well, it’s gotten cold now.  Let’s see… yeah, freezing point outside.  Already snowing in Canada.

Fourteen photos should be more than enough for now.  So, until next time…

(Oct 6 2:00 p.m.)
Who left this red bag here? (Oct 6 2:00 p.m.)
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