Crimson Robe and Golden Crown

CaptureChineseGardenShe rises quietly and changes her clothes in the coolness of the early morn. She slips into a colorful, crimson robe and adorns her head with a golden crown. Standing proudly in her colorful glory, she knows it is her season. She waits in patient splendor for the one who will follow. So unlike her, he will soon arrive in blustery fashion to leave her standing bare with crimson robe and golden crown at her feet.  ~ Deborah L. Norris