‘Bide the Hour when Crimson Fades,
Beguiled in Gilded, Russet tones,
Where All the Gentry stoop in Reverence,
While Autumn Ascends her Jocund Throne.
Golden Auburn her Silken hair,
Royal Red her Velvet Gown,
Abundance from her Smile, Gleaming,
When Autumn Wears her Radiant Crown.
Beautiful Original Artwork by: Howard David Johnson