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Golden Waves of Summer

Connie MooreIt is true that we love the bright lilies as they bloom. And it is true that the pink coneflowers are a favorite. We always think of grandpa when we gaze upon the variegated Sweet William in bloom. The yard yields colorful and sweet flowers.

pink lilies

pink cone flowers & orange

sweet william reds and white

But it is the fields covered in golden ripe wheat, June gold, which stirs our hearts and urges us to stop and ponder the wonder of it all. It is as awesome as looking up at a clear night sky.

up close wheat heads

gold field in distance

evening sky over ripe field