on the frog
Fishing in august
Still warm but cool in the evening
Gradually, the summer heat subsides. At first it is almost imperceptible, but it will rain – and day by day the coolness will become more insistent. In the meantime, a clear and hot August is a welcome time. This month, bread is harvested. Hot midday hot breathes all the herbs, dry lands and ravines have not yet burnt out.
The coolest time of the day is observed before the morning dawn, although it is fresh throughout the night.
In the lowlands and floodplains, fog spreads in the evening, wrapping herbs, bushes and trees. Abundant dew then long kept on mature greenery. Despite the coolness of the night, the days are set clear, warm.
Summer is gradually leaving. Evenings are now short, it takes longer to wait for the morning. But how bright and cheerful it is in the deep August sky! As if autumn is not expected. Continue reading