Safe and Soggy

Florence has left us.

I feel such gratefulness that we ourselves were spared

the devastation experienced by so many others.

The sunshine is a welcome sight after days of darkness.

I must admit, I did not stay inside during the deluge.

This should not come as a surprise to my readers.

Over and over again I strode into the storm to check plants and ditches,

necessary for my sanity if for no other reason.

I am happy to report

the banana forest is still upright

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the vines are still clinging

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and way up in a tree

a certain nest is still intact.

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Way to go Mama Squirrel!

FLOWER

8 thoughts on “Safe and Soggy

  1. Good news! We are due to get a soaking from Florence in the next 24 hours. Some forecasts are up to 6″ but as we know, they love to hype these things. Time will tell. Let’s hope it isn’t as much as your 4+ inches. Did you get a lot of wind?

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