October 16, 2014: Thank you for October

"I'm glad I live in a world where there are Octobers."
--L.M. Montgomery, 
Anne of Green Gables

"Autumn...the year's last, loveliest smile." 
--William Cullen Bryant

What a lovely time I had with Linda that day, sitting, chatting, and painting by this flower garden across from Stella's along Melrose. 

Thank you, pal!