The Garden State - Really!


New Jersey in the Fall

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.

- Albert Camus

Summer makes me drowsy.  Autumn makes me sing.
Winter's pretty lousy, but I hate Spring.

- Dorothy Parker

Panther Valley

Source: New Jersey Skylands Winter 2001-2002

"Petrochemical Refinery State?  Not primarily, certainly.  It's actually quite pretty here in the fall - the trees turn a hundred shades of purple, red, yellow, orange, lime, gold, and brown.  The air becomes filled with blowing leaves.  Walking through the parks is breathtaking - like being inside a flower.  ┬áThe squirrels and birds get into a frenzy eating everything they can find in preparation for winter.  Fall is probably the nicest time of year in New Jersey.  Unfortunately, it doesn't last nearly as long as winter does...

Speedwell Lake

Back side of the Century 21 department whose front faces the Green in Morristown

Downtown Morristown church

The downside to all those multi-coloured trees...

My son took this photo from his bedroom window - 7am on a Saturday.

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