Sunday, May 30, 2010

in memoriam





























today is the traditional memorial day here in the united states, a day we remember the men and women who have died while 
in the military service. these flowers are for them and for their families. if you would like to see some very moving photos in honor of our troops, please go here. the infamous blogger ree drummond of pioneer woman, asked her readers to submit coming home photos of united states troops. please check them out, they really are amazing.

12 comments:

Alexa said...

Didn't know what my flower was—but I know that this is a beautiful bleeding heart. Very fitting. Hope you're enjoying your weekend.

bobbie said...

A very lovely tribute.

Bergson said...

beautiful tribute

Thérèse said...

Very "to the point."

Buck said...

Lest we forget.
Thank you.

Louis la Vache said...

Excellent, Lily!

Priscilla said...

Beautiful!

Müge said...

Very beautiful flower and a gorgeous close-up shot!

Stephany said...

This is a beautiful shot and a lovely tribute, Lily!

Bibi said...

Very beautiful. These are one of my favorite flowers. My grandmother always bought them.

Paz said...

Beautiful!

Paz

Daryl said...

Bleeding hearts are one of my favorite garden flowers ... if only they loved shade .. if only I had more sun