77 bags of leaves

Late fall in New England means disposing of all of those leaves that evolved from lush green of summer to brilliant reds, yellows and oranges of early fall to a crispy tan of late October and early November. Today by a combination of raking, blowing, grinding and shoveling, we filled 77 brown paper yard waste recycling bags. After a lifetime of leave raking, one becomes an expert on determining wind direction. Today it was from the south.