Friday, March 12, 2010

Comparison of years

Last year at this time, I was able pick a bouquet of snowdrops from a ravine on the grounds of the old Hermitage hotel.  This year Mollie and I could see the snowdrops blooming in the ravine surrounded by deep snow.  We will need to wait a few more days or weeks to pick our bouquet.

Journal entry:  Friday  3/13/09

Leaving the canyon this evening; everything was golden with the sunset, not the syrupy gold of autumn but a transparent , reflective gold like a wash that a water colorist applies to a painting.

This year, I missed witnessing the sunset; instead I had a wonderful evening enjoying dinner with friends.

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