bouquet of gladiolus for remembrance

September 11 is a day of remembrance. Remembrance of the terror attacks in the US 2001, the horrendous assassination of the Swedish Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Anna Lindh,  in 2003 and also a day of personal remembrance. This day started out rainy, grey and cloudy and ended in sunshine which felt appropriate today. I partly spent the day photographing – one of the best ways for me to be contemplative – focused and relaxed at the same time. I found these flowers in one of my favourite gardens in Stockholm – Rosendal (means valley of roses) earlier today. Delicate and soothing beauties.

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6 Responses to bouquet of gladiolus for remembrance

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  2. Erin says:

    Beautiful remembrance. Delicate flowers very well captured.

  3. dandelion says:

    Thank you for kind comments! Remembrance needs quiet, delicate beauty.

  4. Lex0514 says:

    What lovely flowers. And a lovely remembrance as well.

  5. ArchiMark says:

    Beautiful and beautifully captured….

  6. TAO says:

    Flowers are lovely on a day like this.

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