Little things give peace…

red crabapple tree

 ” Little things seem like nothing but they give peace…

dark pink crabapple blossoms

“Like those meadow flowers that individually seem to have no scent but put them all together…

dark pink crabapple blossoms

“And they perfume the air…”   ~ saying based on the quote by George Bernanos

 

Red crabapple trees line the roadside just west of town. I was determined this morning to get out before it started raining again and take a couple of photos…

It started to mist as I pulled out of the driveway. On the way to the trees, I noticed the creek had swollen beyond its usual boundary…

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Once I reached the trees, the water droplets gathering on the petals were just too much for the delicate petals, they began to fall…

fallen petals

falling petals

Seeing them now, laying in their watery nest, I thought they were more beautiful than ever…

fallen petals

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