Friday, March 27, 2009

Forgotten Beauty



"When my arms wrap you round I press
My heart upon the loveliness
That has long faded from the world..."

I guess I must have been channeling Yeats when I took this shot.  Go read the rest of the poem here.  It is so beautiful.  :)


8 comments:

Marcie said...

So exciting to see the first signs of spring!!!

margie said...

mary, i swear that if i went outside and saw a flower, i would cry.

AmpersandToo said...

tender.

Char said...

you can never go wrong channeling Yeats! beautiful shot

Laurie said...

Sweet. I like how it looks like the flower battle through the old growth.

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

Just yesterday I held a blossom just like this that had faded, in my hand and thought..yes..this is me.

Country Girl said...

I just love coming here. I think your photography is wonderful, and the words are always perfect.

Judy said...

gorgeous photo!!! have to send it and the poem to an aunt who only recently discovered yeats!!