the winding down of summer ~ favorite quotes



To say it was a beautiful day would not begin to explain it. It was that day when the end of summer intersects perfectly with the start of fall.
— Ann Patchett
August rain: the best of the summer gone, and the new fall not yet born. The odd uneven time.
— Sylvia Plath
August has passed, and yet summer continues by force to grow days. They sprout secretly between the chapters of the year, covertly included between its pages.
— Jonathan Safran Foer
When summer gathers up her robes of glory, And, like a dream, glides away.
— Sarah Helen Whitman

Sharing with Pink Saturday, In a Vase on Monday, Mosaic Monday, Floral Bliss, Home and Garden Thursday, Nature Notes, Blooming Friday, Home Sweet Home.