in the vaning
The sun has fallen below the horizon,
yet the young leaves hold on to the light.
A few minutes earlier,
these lampholders were illuminated
by the setting sun's rays.
Gilded Leaf Sculpture
at the Stadtpark's "Meierei"
Window reflection at Ungargasse
One more gilded leaf,
then darkness sets in.
Photographed by Merisi
at Stadtpark and Ungargasse
"Evening Edged in Gold"
is the title of a work by Arno Schmidt
- "Abend mit Goldrand" -
translated from the original German
by John Woods.