Grey day with a touch of mustard ~


Sprinkling of yellow, March 28, 2018

First yellow, then pink (some of which has already appeared!). I read a quotation today that applies, though …

To be interested in the changing seasons is … a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring” (George Santayana, “Justification of Art”).

I agree — all the seasons, and their changing, are interesting!

Fallen flowers ~


Memorial flowers, March 27, 2018

The annual memorial of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire has come and gone again … this year it was held on Friday (March 23rd), but the flowers, each with a name on it, were still on the street today. See a view of last year’s here. The actual tragedy took place on March 25, 1911.