The scenery around our yard is particularly stark right now, and things get even bleaker when it rains. This lovely Fox Squirrel was huddled in a tree outside our window on a recent gray afternoon:
How nice it must be to have a fluffy tail to use as an umbrella/blanket in the rain:
Even if we no longer
have colorful autumn leaves on the trees, at least our neighborhood Fox
Squirrels can still brighten things up!