Autumn moon hangs high in the chilly sky. Central Park, early fall colors with the moon over North Meadow, Central Park, New york City. The North Meadow covers 16 acres and is bounded by the East and West Park Drives and the 97th Street Transverse and 102nd Street Cross Drive. Taken October 22, 2008 by sookietex.
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"A full moon hangs high in the chilly sky,
All say it's the same everywhere, round and bright.
But how can one be sure thousands of li away
Wind and perhaps rain may not be marring the night?"
- Li Qiao, The Mid-Autumn Moon
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