Today, in Pennsylvania,
we have the kind of
perfect October day
that often arrives with
the High Holidays.
The trick of living here,
in the shadow of the great
lakes, is not to let the tilt
of the low and lazy sun,
onto your horizon too soon.
It is not easy, as we who have
lived so often through the
encasement of winter are not
unlike the little furry things that
rush about beneath the fading
flowers. We wish, as well, to fatten
our cheeks and store our seeds
safely in some stately oak.

Later, we will hear the shouts of
victory or defeat, from our enormous
football field bounce and echo
off the pine-treed ridge.
Perhaps, with time, I may
also hear the ancient sounds
of prayer join the cheers
there. For although, I seem
no longer fan nor Jew, I still
long to hear fall’s raspy voice
plead against all odds for a winter
late in arriving and short in its stay.

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