It was November—the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines. Anne roamed through the pineland alleys in the park and, as she said, let that great sweeping wind blow the fogs out of her...

It was November—the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines. Anne roamed through the pineland alleys in the park and, as she said, let that great sweeping wind blow the fogs out of her...

November is the pearl-grey month, the changeling between warm crimson October and cold white December, the month when the leaves fall in slow drifting whirls, and the shapes of the trees are revealed, when the earth imperceptibly wakes, and stretches her bare limbs and displays her stubborn unconquerable strength before she settles uneasily into winter. November is secret and silent.  --Alison Uttley

November is the pearl-grey month, the changeling between warm crimson October and cold white December, the month when the leaves fall in slow drifting whirls, and the shapes of the trees are revealed, when the earth imperceptibly wakes, and stretches her bare limbs and displays her stubborn unconquerable strength before she settles uneasily into winter. November is secret and silent. --Alison Uttley

“They keep coming up new all the time – things to perplex you,  you know. You settle one question and there’s another right after. There are so many things to be thought over and decided when you’re beginning to grow up. It keeps me busy all the  time thinking them over and deciding what’s right. It’s a serious thing to grow up, isn’t it, Marilla?”    –Lucy Maud Montgomery, “Anne of Green Gables.”  #quote #youth #anne of green gables

Curiosity of Growing Up

“They keep coming up new all the time – things to perplex you, you know. You settle one question and there’s another right after. There are so many things to be thought over and decided when you’re beginning to grow up. It keeps me busy all the time thinking them over and deciding what’s right. It’s a serious thing to grow up, isn’t it, Marilla?” –Lucy Maud Montgomery, “Anne of Green Gables.” #quote #youth #anne of green gables

And the Sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and Autumn was awakened.   -Raquel Franco

And the Sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and Autumn was awakened. -Raquel Franco

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