I took my camera out for “a few minutes” in the early morning today for a look-around the secret garden and an hour later had to be dragged away. Here’s a Cole’s Notes look at what held me captivate because sometimes, the biggest secrets you can only tell a stranger.
“The best secrets are the most twisted.” Sara Shepard.
“Photography is all about secrets. The secrets we all have and will never tell.” Kim Edwards, The Memory Keeper’s Daughter.
“Sometimes since I’ve been in the garden I’ve looked up through the trees at the sky and I have had a strange feeling of being happy as if something was pushing and drawing in my chest and making me breathe fast.” Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden.
“But some secrets are too delicious not to share.” Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay.
“That, my dear, is what makes a character interesting, their secrets.” Kate Morton, The Forgotten Garden.
“Secrets are like plants. They can stay buried deep in the earth for a long time, but eventually they’ll send up shoots and give themselves away.” Judy Reene Singer, Still Life with Elephant.
May 17, 2016 at 2:01 am
What a lovely garden! I love the red clematis. And you have some of my fave aquilegia – the purple granny’s bonnets. Beautiful!
May 17, 2016 at 2:26 am
Thanks. Fellow gardeners are my peeps!
June 4, 2016 at 2:09 am
What a lovely garden. It was a beautiful tour and I especially liked the objects you added throughout the garden.
June 4, 2016 at 2:10 am
Thanks…any excuse to collect!
June 4, 2016 at 2:12 am