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WEEDS AMONG THE FLOWERS

Mar 27th, 2013 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

More and more, as one walks in the garden, there seem to be more weeds than flowers. This winter seemed to bring more moisture, more cloudy days than usual. Not being a climatologist, I can’t declare for sure, but it seemed so. Thus, the weeds have seemed to proliferate, while those more sensitive and fragrant, more colorful and butterfly-attracting floral species are less in abundance.

One may wonder whether it is more perception than reality. Maybe one is guided more by one’s visual experience than the ability to see it all in a colorful light of fresh and flavorful wonder.

Is this more of a slanted view of the world out there, as spring seems to take on its appearance? Is