Poetry Mondays – Pencil and Paint by Eleanor Farjeon

Pencil and Paint

 
Winter has a pencil
For pictures clear and neat,
She traces the black tree-tops
Upon a snowy sheet.

 

But autumn has a palette
And a painting-brush instead,
And daubs the leaves for pleasure
With yellow, brown, and red.

 

 

Eleanor Farjeon

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