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The Fig Buttercup and Their Revolution

The fig buttercup grows within a rotted tree stump.
A rebirth after the harsh winter.

Spring has not let me down. It came back to visit me once again.
My life will now be lived in the warmth of yellow. Happiness is golden and it grows from the earth.

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Julie Harris
Julie Harris (@julie-harris)
6 months ago

Melissa, I can’t begin to tell you how beautiful this is, and how much it means to me. It was indeed a harsh winter, one of the harshest. There were times I wasn’t sure I would make it through until spring. Yet, as you so aptly put it, spring has not let me down. “My life will now be lived in the warmth of yellow.” I feel like hanging a sign on my wall with this life slogan. Thank you.

Carrie OLeary
Carrie OLeary (@carrie-oleary)
6 months ago

Beautiful photograph and such a lovely, hopeful sentiment Melissa 🙂

Susan Dawson
Susan Dawson (@susan-dawson)
6 months ago

Lovely, because it shows the habitat. We have those here too – I know them as lesser celandine.

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo (@lotchie-carmelo)
6 months ago

Lovely picture and such a nice message. I learned a lesson from it.

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo (@lotchie-carmelo)
5 months ago

You’re welcome, Melissa.

Christer Norrlof
Christer Norrlof (@christer-norrlof)
6 months ago

I love the contrast of colors between the intensely yellow buttercup and and the dark brownish tree stump. Spring is something miraculous!

Eric Radcliffe
Eric Radcliffe (@eric-radcliffe)
5 months ago

Hi Melissa, yes even in the coldest of winters our hearts are warmed by the thoughts of Spring, the season that gives hope?, and also the colour yellow speaks of the freshness and change in the air.

Daisy Blacklock
Daisy Blacklock (@daisy-blacklock)
5 months ago

I am so happy that winter is over. The description is so beautiful and makes me smile.

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