The Transition Of The Spring Leaf

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There is something beautiful about transition; the graceful, yet challenging move from the familiar into the unknown. The metamorphosis of the plain into the extraordinary. My favorite transition is that of summer to fall. Watching the deciduous trees as their robust green leaves mature to visual perfection, altering to a fluorescent red, yellow and orange. Once these leaves reach the epitome of their season, they take a leap onto new ground and unknown territory. They drift from the branches that have so lovingly held them through growth and maturation. The leaf’s departure from the tree is both elegant and erratic; swaying, swiveling and shaking. Appearing fearful of their landing, but confident in their direction. As they take this…show more content…
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