Requiem of Autumn
The saddest of all falls is in your hair.
My autumn tumbles in the broken air.
I do not think they will catch me there.
Beyond the brook the bank is crumbling down.
The willow waggles like a crazy clown.
They came for you because you have a town.
I would not let you go, I asked the tree.
I did not let them take your hair from me.
This water flows into some kind of sea.
With all that summer and a spring to spare.