“It’s Beautiful to Love the Ordinary….”

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“Anyone can love a rose,

but it takes a great deal to love a leaf.

It’s ordinary to love the beautiful,

but it’s beautiful to love the ordinary. “

      Unknown

Indeed, “it takes a great deal to love (or even notice!) a leaf” and I add, or a faded flower or a weed, or blades of grass.  I love the analogy with Life itself!

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fields of corn in umbria

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Umbrian lavender

Umbrian summer roses

-Mary