Like nodding, bobbing dollies.
They frollick from every folly, hedge
I just love these wonderful old cottage garden flowers that are nodding and bopping about from almost every garden around Bedfordshire. These were smiling at me from a cottage garden in the village of Cardington.
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Of Pistachio, mint
And palest lawn cotton:
A lemony memory
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Sedately soaring like
An old Egyptian legend tells us that tourmaline, on its way up from the centre of the earth, passed over a rainbow. So that’s why it is still referred to as the ‘gemstone of the rainbow’.
Toumaline in crystal therapy is known to heal the mind.
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s tipsy posies
They sip dewy petal potions
As their rouched lips
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Hints of lemon tart
Parchment parasol shadows,
Jelly coloured geraniums,
Mellow ruby port hydrangeas,
Sweet pea treats,
Tea rose wreaths.
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Witty and soppy,
Jolly and floppy.