|When all others slumber...|
The Wonderful Lesson That You Have Taught Me What I really don't understand is why you keep planting your flower gardens that never seem to last more than ten minutes. Delicate care for each petal is obvious in your small and loving hands that work relentlessly to give each and every stem room to grow. Never have I seen such a passion for something so insignificant that will be gone so swiftly.The Wonderful Lesson That You Have Taught Me by Thy60
Last Thursday I watched you plant daffodils in the well-churned earth contained within makeshift wooden borders. It must have been three whole hours that had slipped away by the time you put those green gardening gloves on, and then no more than thirty seconds for the neighborhood dog to playfully thrash the fragile and vulnerable plants.
I see it often. Far too often. You slave away in your front yard spending all the precious minutes you have, and it is destroyed by wind, hail, animals... It makes me wonder if you know of this pattern. And if you do, why