Friday, October 29, 2010

The Fading Colors of Fall

Fall in central Mexico lacks the colorful glory of turning leaves and blazing sunsets. Here, nature's palette is more subdued. Green fades to yellow, then to a pale burnt khaki, dropping silently from branches to lodge amongst the litter on the street below. Pale blue skies, crisp and brilliant, offer only the slightest hint of a coming winter.