Late Summer

Summers heat lingers

leaves turn rusty brown

mere wisps of their selves

once alive and green

now hanging limply

no bright colors to be seen

we have made sure of that

with toxic air that withers

so that the trees are unsure

whether they should live

or go down to the dust

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