Friday, October 18, 2013

Nothing Gold Can Stay

Freehold, NJ, November 2007

Nature's first green is gold,
Her hardest hue to hold.
Her early leaf's a flower,
But only so an hour.
Then leaf subsides to leaf.
So Eden sank to grief
So dawn goes down to day,
Nothing gold can stay.
              -  Robert Frost (1923)

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