Friday, 27 August 2010

Flowers For Friday

I spent yesterday with my Mother.

She has had an operation on her right eye to remove a dense cateract.

I took her to the shops, and she spotted pink hyacinths, and remarked how stunning they were.

I am just glad she could appreciate them: their sight as well as their smell.





So along with the wine, and the bread, I bought flowers for her. Constancy.

And, as it is Friday, it is also time to link up for Lori....click, read, comment, follow. Easy.

12 comments:

  1. Oh my gosh! those are beautiful!!! So pretty and lovely. I am glad she appreciated them herself! :)

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  2. Those are beautiful flowers!

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  3. I think they may be the most beautiful flowers I have ever seen.
    Love pink, love hyacinths...WOW!!

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  4. How pretty and what a lovely colour. I hope your mum recuperates quickly from her procedure.

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  5. Hyacinths are one of my all time favourite flowers (are you noticing a pattern here, I kinda love most flowers a lot).

    I am resisting the urge to make a thoughtless, inappropriate crack about smart cataracts.

    I hope your mum is on the mend, Lucy. Those hyacinths will cheer her up for sure.

    x

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  6. I love the way you've got the tulle in there too.
    I can't remember the last time I saw/smelled hyacinths. I miss Spring and Autumn things living in the tropics. How wonderful that your mother will get to appreciate flowers even more with the cataracts gone.

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  7. Wow, they're gorgeous! Did you put the tulle in, or did you buy them that way?

    Hope you're Mum gets better soon *hug*

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  8. When I take my mother out, we shop near her home, in North Adelaide. There is a ritzy florist there, that does the most gorgeous arrangements -the tulle and pot and hyacinths all came together - no artistry from me required at all.....

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  9. WOW ... those are so beautiful! :)

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  10. Gorgeous! I hope your mum is doing well Lucy xo

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  11. I was sure I was going to visit your blog and see daffodils today for flowers for Friday but they are just beautiful! Hope your mum is okay xo

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  12. Glad her sugery went well. Those flowers are so beautiful

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