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Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Hope Springs Eternal

Hope springs eternal in the human breast: Man never is, but always To be Blest. - Alexander Pope

Out on a walk the other day, Lucas and I saw this tiny yellow flower, a weed really poking it's way out of the sidewalk.

How strange I thought.

And beautiful.


This post is for Wordless Wednesdays and if you want to link up or see some really beautiful photographs, visit Alicia at A Beautiful Mess.

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9 Comments:

Blogger KLZ said...

I wish I were that strong :)

January 25, 2011 at 7:37 PM  
Blogger Renee said...

I love watching nature find/demand it's place in our concrete and steel.

January 26, 2011 at 5:11 AM  
Blogger Natalie said...

Now if only I had that much strength and hope in me...

January 26, 2011 at 6:46 AM  
Blogger BalancingMama (Julie) said...

Ooh, I love this.

January 26, 2011 at 7:12 AM  
Blogger Nichole said...

The most wonderful part is that you noticed it.
There's beauty all around us, we just have to slow down enough to see it. :)

January 26, 2011 at 7:14 AM  
Blogger Natalie said...

Beauty truly is all around us if we take the time to look for it.

Like KLZ said, I wish I was that strong and determined.

January 26, 2011 at 7:40 AM  
Blogger alicia said...

So cool. What a strong little thing. Growing through a crack in the concrete. Thanks for sharing.

January 26, 2011 at 8:32 AM  
Blogger Hutch said...

Amazing! All it takes is some sun and a little room.

January 26, 2011 at 2:11 PM  
Blogger Leah said...

Very pretty! I see this often around here too and I always think how strange it is but also how beautiful and special it is too.

January 30, 2011 at 6:39 PM  

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