Monday, 11 March 2013

A Poem For March


"For winter's rains and ruins are over,
And all the season of snows and sins ;
The days dividing lover and lover,
The light that loses, the night that wins;
And time remembered is grief forgottem,
And frosts are slain and flowers begotten,
And in green underwood and cover
Blossom by blossom the spring begins."

7 comments:

  1. Those little irises look so pretty. I planted some up in containers in autumn but they haven't flowered yet.

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  2. I'm the same as Jo - mine just refuse to flower - spring seems a long way off at the moment we are in the middle of blizzards right now.

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  3. Lovely iris, are they in your garden, they're beautiful!

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  4. I don't think that winter's snow and rains and ruins are quite over, or that frosts are completely slain, but I am sure we are all working on it! The irises are lovely though!

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  5. Nicely optimistic, though flying in the face of the weather today, which was horrendous! Lovely photo.

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  6. They are so sweet. When I see spring elsewhere I am filled with hope. The pussywillows are opening here and that will have to sustain me. :)

    Love the poem!!

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  7. I love it - blossom by blossom the spring begins! It feels just like that too. The little flowers of spring bring so much hope don't they. I love the colour of those iries. I think they get my 'flower of early spring' award this year.

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- Anna.