“Do you know," Peter asked, "why swallows build in the eaves of houses? It is to listen to the stories.” ~ J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

11.14.2011

a november wedding


they said i do
under autumn skies
under the falling color of leaves.
the cake was 40 minutes late.

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6 comments:

  1. I like this sweet little poem ... the falling colour ... nicely done :-)

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  2. this made me smile, very hemingway-esque...
    :)

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  3. the words bring forth an interesting picture. how can a cake be 45 minutes LATE??

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  4. But it's cake, right? And wedding cake at that. It's forgiven. :-)

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  5. Doesn't every wedding have it's story? Love your photo.

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  6. At Marilyn: Just as each day does although I agree these special occasions allow the story to stick around much longer (and more vividly).

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