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Thursday, October 18, 2012

Successful Silencing of That Voice

The scarlet trees!

Yes, I stopped on the way to work this morning to capture the three trees I passed by yesterday. As soon as I pulled off the trail, I notice a fourth scarlet tree. The sun was just coming up, so I walked around, taking shots from various angles. The worry about being late to my office didn't poke at me. The unease that I might have to rush to my 8:00 class never surfaced. No. Instead I stood in the silence of the morning, delighted with how I'd missed the fourth tree all this time, and the fact that a beautiful yellow-orange leafed tree added a colorful splash amidst the scarlet beauties.

2 comments:

Penny said...

Love!

JK said...

They truly are beautiful. I love how this part of the trail makes me slow down and gaze at the colors.