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  • My favorite flowers are wild ones. There’s something about the resilience, the effort, the divine planning that goes into their being that hardly phases anyone anymore. They’re outright about their beauty but so understated and standard that many forget exactly how immaculate the wild ones truly are; we’re too used to their appeal to even find them appealing anymore. We’ve placed them in a blind spot composed of our own devices — we do not see them, not because we’re not looking, but because we’re merely failing to recognize the beauty which sprouts in our own backyard. My favorite flowers are wild ones. There’s something in their color, something in their perfume, something in their stature that lets the rest of the earth know that they know exactly what they’re doing and they know they look damn fine doing it.
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