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The Grace of a Crocus

 A single crocus blossom ought to be enough to convince our heart that springtime, no matter how predictable, is somehow a gift, gratuitous, gratis, a grace.
– David Steindl-Rast, Gratefulness, the Heart of Prayer

The grace of a single crocus blossom

The grace of a single crocus blossom

Posted by opreach on April 16, 2013
4 Comments Post a comment
  1. 04/16/2013

    Thank you for the beautiful and gracious reminder that spring will come, even here in Minnesota. I look forward to the first crocus blossom.

    • 04/16/2013

      I am so spoiled here in California. A couple of weeks ago I had a trip to Michigan. When I got home I snapped a picture of our flowers . . . the redbud, jonquils, poppies, etc., and emailed it to my friends there. I’m sure that the spring will be ablaze with color in Minnesota soon. I recall the countryside there, with all the wonderful lakes, to be quite lovely.

  2. 04/17/2013

    Beautiful flower!!! Great shot!!!!

    • 04/17/2013

      Thanks, Rexlin. I had the quote for awhile, and I was waiting for the flower!


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