Thursday, August 27, 2015

Raindrops on Sweaters?


There was a new patch of something growing by the deck at my in-laws this summer.


These curious stems popped up from amidst the leaves.
Sage colored leaves that stayed close to the ground.


When I got close up to the leaves to catch the water droplets
after the sprinklers had done their thing in the morning...


...well
all I could think of was that Sound of Music tune.
The one that starts out, "Raindrops on roses."

But the closer I got to these "leaves" the more they looked like they'd been hand knit.
So...
I started humming,
"Raindrops on Sweaters..."




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9 comments:

  1. Hi,
    Awesome shots of the rain drops.
    Have a great day!

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  2. That tune works for me! These are quite the lovely find! Very pretty little things.

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  3. So stunning! You are a macro pro!

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  4. oooooooh they are so beautiful!!! and many thanks, i will be humming that tune all day!!!!!

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  5. And now I have that song in my head....

    beautiful captures

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  6. I love your extreme close ups every time. The drops of water are amazing.

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  7. That is so unique! Can't say that I have ever laid eyes on such a plant/weed/growth! Love the texture.

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  8. PepiSmartDog: magnificent photography!

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