Bright in the sun.

The blossom trees held their breath in the snow and the storm and today they exhaled.

The white cherry blossom studs the forest tops and in the orchards, the perfect pink of apple blossom opens out on to the clean pale centre of this most lovely of flowers on this the most perfect of April days.

Things are not always perfect, but in the brief moment when they are, we can rejoice.

Basho , the great Japanese poet famously wrote:

It is with awe

That I behold

Fresh leaves, green leaves

Bright in the sun

10 thoughts on “Bright in the sun.

  1. Susan Round says:

    On Thu, 14 Apr 2022 at 14:08, Cathy’s real country garden wrote:Lovely- I enjoyed this

    > cathysrealcountrygardencom posted: ” The blossom trees held their breath > in the snow and the storm and today they exhaled. The white cherry blossom > studs the forest tops and in the orchards, the perfect pink of apple > blossom opens out on to the clean pale centre of this most lovely flow” > Respond to this post by replying above this line > New post on *Cathy’s real country garden* > > Bright > in the sun. > by > cathysrealcountrygardencom > > > The blossom trees held their breath in the snow and the storm and today > they exhaled. > > The white cherry blossom studs the forest tops and in the orchards, the > perfect pink of apple blossom opens out on to the clean pale centre of this > most lovely flowers on this the most perfect of April days. > > Things are not always perfect, but in the brief moment when they are, we > can rejoice. > > Basho , the gre

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