Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Waterlily and bud


The waterlilies
rise out of the humble mud,
exposing their petals to the
light.
Black water and
green leaves 
contrast in a swirl of shades.
And yet, the blooms will not
last forever,
and all that is beautiful
must eventually return 
to their origins.

  • another picture from the Brickworks taken in the summer

2 comments:

  1. wow they are so pretty!!!!

    p.s. are they the see through kind???

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