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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 1st September, 2020)

Becoming Autumn

Becoming Autumn
The Lych Gate , Rectory Lane . Standish.

Photo: Poet  (Lenovo TAB 2 A10-70F)
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Comment by: Maureen on 1st September 2020 at 04:48

What a beautiful shot Poet..it really merits a frame.
Thank you.

Comment by: Mick on 1st September 2020 at 06:59

Its Autumn already, and somebody as left that gate open again.

Comment by: Helen of Troy on 1st September 2020 at 07:35

Thats another good one Poet.

Comment by: Veronica on 1st September 2020 at 07:58

Well composed photo, but Autumn has come too soon for me.... no matter how spectacular the colours change.

Comment by: irene roberts on 1st September 2020 at 08:11

Perfect! I love both old churchyards and Autumn so this lovely photo is just up my street!

Comment by: Philip G. on 1st September 2020 at 08:25

Very nice photo Poet.
I love the bronze, which decks the most,
And how the green just hugs the post.
Though how the beech doth shed its load,
Upon the heads of bouncing toads.

Sator, Arepo, Tenet.

Comment by: Roy on 1st September 2020 at 09:45

Good one Dave, I used to take a short cut home down that path most nights / early morning after a pint or four, that's got to be the most slippery path in Standish, especially after rain.

Comment by: WN1 Standisher on 1st September 2020 at 10:11

Brilliant picture Poet. Walked down there hundreds of times. This footpath, like others in the churchyard has recently been levelled. it's a lot safer to walk down there now, especially when wet.

Comment by: Mick on 1st September 2020 at 10:34

Just had a ride up to Standish and can confirm autumn as not arrived yet, the place is bathed in lovely September sunshine and somebody as shut the graveyard gate and all the weeds on yesterdays PAD have been removed

Comment by: Julie on 1st September 2020 at 10:49

Lovely church yard beautiful photo.

Comment by: TommyT on 1st September 2020 at 11:50

That's one of the best I've seen on here, excellent photo poet.
The leaves have only fallen on the grass, none on the path!

Comment by: Poet on 1st September 2020 at 15:24

Thank you everyone for those very kind comments .

Pip, In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni , Pip .

Comment by: Philip G. on 1st September 2020 at 19:03

Thanks Poet. I hadn't previously been aware of your palindrome (you obviously knew its meaning) and its wizardry, though I've since found its meaning, simplified into dozens of pieces by another fellow with a grasp of magic - and how it then gave me a warm glow.

Comment by: Edna on 1st September 2020 at 22:09

lovely photo.The path looks so clean its quite strange that not one leaf has fallen,as though its just been swept!!

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