Lingering

Winter is destined to win out

but Fall hangs on

with promises

to stay the course.

Like many a politician

who has flamed out,

Fall lingers still

in barrenness,

hoping much-desired warmth will

make up for all

that is missing

and did not last.

                                                                                                                           JDG

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