Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, old Time is still a-flying. And this same flower that smiles today, tomorrow will be dying.
Robert Herrick

for Life in Colour: white and Cee’s Flower of the Day

  1. Heyjude says:

    A lovely image. Sue will like this.

  2. lolaWi says:

    beautiful even in decay…

  3. What a world of texture. It looks so delicate, so fragile, yet still so elegant and refined.

  4. Toonsarah says:

    Beautifully shot

  5. Ally Bean says:

    Good heavens, my father used to say that whenever he saw the first rose of the season. Hadn’t thought of that in years!

  6. I love the textures and contours of this, Janet. It looks like it’s been antiqued.

  7. Dan Antion says:

    Lovely and sad

  8. Resa says:

    A poignant photo!