Tuesday, 6 March 2007

Signs of Spring

"And Spring arose on the garden fair,
Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast
Rose from the dreams of its wintry rest."

Percy Bysshe Shelley ~ The Sensitive Plant

I was delighted to find these beatiful purple crocuses growing in one of my pots in the back garden. I don't know how they got there, I certainly didn't plant them, but they are very welcome to stay. It is so wonderful to find these signs of Spring after a long, grey winter. It really lifts your spirits.

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