The pond water still holds summer’s warmth and the lilies continue to produce new leaves, even as the old one fade to yellow and slide below the surface.

 

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Newly fallen leaves and seeds float high in the water, outlined by the pull of surface tension.

 

 

Layers of shadow and reflection overlie submerged foliage.

 

 

Autumn comes slowly here.

 

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