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A Time to Sow | by aheatwole
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A Time to Sow

All through spring, I resisted the flower shots; preferring instead to wait for summer to begin and the heat to take its toll. Now all I've got is this one, tired and withering. And yet I still find it beautiful. Even as the petals curl and fall, it delivers its most precious gift of all - the promise of the next generation. When spring returns it will be born again a hundred times over. And maybe, just maybe, I won't wait too long to capture it.


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Uploaded on July 3, 2006