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An Orchid for My Withering Garden
05-JUL-2012 © MiekeWAMinkjan

An Orchid for My Withering Garden

Still drunken of spring's shining meadows and the
myriads of flowers, we shut our eyes to the beauty
and fell asleep ...and oblivion erased our
memories of fall and blinded our eyes.
Overwhelming were the days, as autumn embraced the
land of zephyr kissed the sky with passion... But
more seldom we remembered the perfume of a long
withered spring and summer's caress faded like a
candle in the wind, leaving a legacy of gold...
...and still we slumbered - dreamless and
forlorn... But for the sleepless who perceive, a
blossom's tear will be a monument of those long
faded summers and bears the seed of a new spring
...and those will feel no mourning as fall grands
them a farewell kiss in the orchid-fields because
their gardens will gleam everlasting...

Lacrimas Profundere is a gothic rock band from Germany.
Their name means, "to shed tears" in Latin. Album: La Naissance D'un RÍve, 1997.
So beautiful.

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS
1/30s f/2.8 at 5.0mm iso100 full exif

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Flo Hendry07-Jul-2012 03:20
beautiful orchid-the colors are fabulous!
Janet Donnelly06-Jul-2012 21:59
Such a delightful image along with enchanting music ....... so very well done!
Brenda06-Jul-2012 21:14
So pretty. Beautiful colors.
Cindi Smith06-Jul-2012 14:45
LynnH06-Jul-2012 12:38
This music was so haunting and beautiful and very powerful! Great! Love the orchids! V
borisalex06-Jul-2012 07:09
Indeed beautiful music, unfurtunately i´m not on DSL, to listen to it , but I will later do it again. Great image to go along! V.