now is this isn’t a sure sign of spring, i don’t know what is…
“spring makes its own statement,
so loud and clear that the gardener seems to be only one of his instruments,
not the composer.”
Art credit: Margaret Tarrant – The Fairy Troupe / Spring’s Flowery Cloak. Circa 1920s painting. A female sprite with a blue cloak shepherds tiny fairies and elves, each carrying a spring flower, through the undergrowth. Published by the Medici Society.