Wordless Wednesday – A silent, but hypnotic leaf fall

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Blue sky, zero breeze, nevertheless our silver birch is gently letting go of its myriad of golden leaves. It is utterly mesmerising.

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I’ve been outside for ages staring up into its branches and there’s something very Klimt-like* about those shimmering leaves … if you see what I mean?

* Gustav Klimt‘s Portrait of Adele BlochBauer I (1903-1907)

 

About Frogend_dweller

Living in the damp middle of nowhere
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7 Responses to Wordless Wednesday – A silent, but hypnotic leaf fall

  1. shoreacres says:

    What a wonderful — and perfect — comparison, made even better by your artistry!

  2. Eliza Waters says:

    Beautiful! I love the lazy way leaves let go and drift in spirals to the ground. You can almost hear them sigh.

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