Swirling Leaves of Autumn’s Wind
Swirling leaves of autumn’s wind
Fly and dance in circles,
Levitating from the ground
They dance around your ankles.
Rush indoors, escape the blast
Of whipping, churning air.
Close the door, ensure it’s fast
Time to settle in your chair.
But windows rattle, chimneys blow,
And draughts creep up your legs.
Flick a switch, make heating flow
Then finish the coffee dregs.
Autumn can be bleak or warm
With dank or sunny spells
Who can say what is the norm?
Oh yes! The weatherman tells…