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Subject: [Leica] Friday Flowers SonC
From: jhnichols at (Jim Nichols)
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2009 18:20:29 -0500
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Very nice, Sonny.  That hanging drop of water adds the finishing touch. 
Thanks for sharing.

Jim Nichols
Tullahoma, TN USA
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Sonny Carter" <sonc.hegr at>
To: "Leica Users Group" <lug at>
Sent: Friday, March 13, 2009 9:01 AM
Subject: [Leica] Friday Flowers SonC

>I slept really well last night, and when it was time to get up, I looked 
> the window and it was still dark and rainy.   Tempted to call in to the
> office and mumble some lame excuse so I could climb back in the still-warm
> covers; Alas, I remembered that I had not shot your Friday Flowers, so I
> dressed for work.
> I went in and checked email, whereupon Buddy the Cat jumped in my lap for 
> a
> pet-fest.  You can't imagine how rare that is.  He usually considers that 
> I
> am only good for opening cat food and doors.  He usually gives his
> opportunities to Kathy, but she's out of town, so, I guess it was any port
> in a storm.  It was hard to leave my comfortable chair with a warm, loving
> cat purring in my lap.
> I remembered that I had some azaleas still in the camera from last week 
> that
> I did not use, and thought, "They would never know."
> As I left the house I looked across at Adreen's garden, and felt guilty, 
> so
> I walked over. Her flowers were mostly hanging low from the heavy rains.
> I drove to work and pulled into the parking lot.  The little dell below 
> our
> building was awash in white blooms, as the several dogwood trees had 
> popped
> last night.   I took the camera over and made this exposure:
> So that's the story behind how you got fresh flowers this morning despite 
> my
> wish to remain under the warm covers.
> -- 
> Regards,
> Sonny
> Natchitoches, Louisiana
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