Autumn weeps this last day of October
Red and yellow tears shed their last goodbyes
Wind and rain whistle
Keeping children from the streets
Perhaps naked trees have eyes that see
Guarding those we love
Till evil lies asleep
dverse prompt this Halloween. A storm delays it. Not a fan, so I put a different perspective on this end of season as I watch the trees rapidly unclothe. Unfortunately, only poetry can lull evil.