Unreasonable but delightful autumn

''Yes, autumn is really the best of the seasons; and I’m not sure that old age isn’t the best part of life. But of course, like Autumn, it doesn't last.''

C.S. Lewis / Letters of C.S. Lewis, to Miss Jane Douglass 31 September 1963. CSL died a few weeks after sending this letter.
autumn autumn
In meteorological terms autumn begins on September 1 and ends on November 30.

''The country at home was beginning to look nice and autumn-y, with dead leaves in the lanes and a nice nutty smell.''

C.S. Lewis // Letters of C.S. Lewis
autumn autumn

''The beastly summer is at last over here, and good old Autumn colors and smells and temperatures have come back.''

C.S. Lewis // Letters of C.S. Lewis
autumn adventure

''It was a perfect, pearly grey morning, cool and dewy, with a promise of much heat to come, and the strangest touch of autumn in the air, unreasonable but delightful…''

C.S Lewis // All My Road Before Me
autumn adventure autumn cat