The actual flower is the plant’s highest fulfillment, and are not here exclusively for herbaria, county floras and plant geography: they are here first of all for delight.
What we witnessed that day, words alone cannot describe. Surreal would be close though. Ominous and hellish would be two more.
Romance often begins by a splashing waterfall and ends over a leaky sink.
It’s a fun event and it’s pretty cool to see the younger kids doing this.
And it’s the invaluable advice, input, and really just hiking with them, that has made me not just a better hiker, but also someone who sees more value in experiences rather than material things.
Water is the most perfect traveller because when it travels it becomes the path itself.