This morning I took an Indian Summer walk through the subdivision next to mine. I had a great time seeing the riots of fall color on the trees, bushes, and late-season flowers.
It had rained overnight so there were as many leaves on the ground as on the plants. At one point I was busy concentrating on not slipping on wet leaves spread across the sidewalk. When I looked up I saw this in the front yard of a house:
I was momentarily alarmed until I realized the birds weren't real. They were a spread of Canadian geese decoys. Why they were there I had no idea, but I'd love to know.
Five years ago today: New Thing #300--The Burn