Tulips

White tulip

By on May 25, 2011
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“The business of a poet, said Imlac, is to examine, not the individual but the species; to remark general properties and large appearances. He does not number the streaks of the tulip.” – Samuel Johnson

 

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Leaves

Redness

By on May 14, 2011
“The one red leaf, the last of its clan,
That dances as often as dance it can,
Hanging so light, and hanging so high,
On the topmost twig that looks up at the sky.”
-Samuel Taylor Coleridge quotes

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Fruits

Pears

By on May 12, 2011

“It is, in my view, the duty of an apple to be crisp and crunchable, but a pear should have such a texture as leads to silent consumption.”

Edward Bunyard, ‘The Anatomy of Dessert’

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