Three weeks now, since we've had a decent rain, and trees and flowers are showing significant signs of stress.
If the head gardener didn't take it upon himself to water the flowers each day, I'm afraid they too would be long gone.
Even the songbirds seem to be more scarce, and nests are emptying fast.
Cooler nights, have arrived, and shopkeepers on Main Street are displaying their colorful pots of Chrysanthemums.
A sure sign that Autumn is fast approaching,