Friday, March 16, 2012

Freshly Green

There are four of these trees, a pair of each posted 
at the front corners of the Federal Court House. 
While I love the undulating lines of their trunks,
I don't generally take their pictures because
of the busy-ness taking place in the background.
However, the late afternoon sunlight
reflected so beautifully off the trunks, I had
to make an exception.

Fresh leaves have started to open, adding their 
verdant strokes of color to the branches.
In a few weeks, the trees will be full of pale 
pink flowers which will eventually shower 
the surrounding grounds and passersby
with their tiny petals.

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