Monday, 31 August 2009

heartsease among the barley corn,
sweet face among the barley corn
these ripening days are fair and few

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Anna Dickie
My (Elastic) Gap Year

4 comments:

Red Bird said...

I SO liked this- very picturesque... made me sigh at the end.
:)

apprentice said...

Thank you, September/harvest time was just around the corner, the field is stubble now - so it felt like the appropriate feeling for this babyboomer to have!.

PI said...

I must discover what heartsease looks like. Such a lovely name and so enviable a condition.

apprentice said...

It's a field pansy Pat