birchThe windows are open, the birds are singing in the birch tree. It’s getting dark outside, it’s getting dark, and the sweet sweet breeze is blowing in through the windows. What a fabulous time of year, and how lucky we are.

Garrison Keillor, from “Ridin’ the River Home.” in “The News from Lake Wobegon.” A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. Minnesota Public Radio. 26 Sep. 2014. Radio.