Outside Oslo the first storm of autumn is ripping leaves off the trees. Overripe plums are being strewn across the lawn by the winds. Evenings are dark once again, and in the street lights the rain resemble a flurry of tiny silver needles dashing towards the pavement.
October has arrived.
IMAGE: BARN SOM LEKER BRÖLLOP, BY EMMA EKWALL, NATIONALMUSEUM, STOCKHOLM. PHOTO BY OSAMA SHUKIR KUHAMMED AMIN FRCP (GLASG), CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons