31.7.10

The Ugly Truth


Even the most beautiful things can leave holes that can never be patched. And that's what they never told you when you started chasing butterflies.

22 comments:

  1. Fantastic post!
    Yeah....butterflies damage plants. As they did to one of my pot plants last summer...

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  2. I <3 the opening lines ! Well this time you left me speechless !! All I could say is - "beautiful" !!

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  3. Oh! This is fantastic, but the sad truth.

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  4. Just B*E*A*U*T*I*F*U*L. Picture and quote!! xx

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  5. to be with what is in this life is a valuable thing, I love how you tell us this.

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  6. True though disturbing.

    Beautiful words.

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  7. Beauty with an ugly truth. Nicely put.

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  8. Wow- your words hit home in the most poignant way (and totally fit my interpretation of the prompt)...well done!

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  9. This is just a fantastic observation and an extraordinary lesson which the picture makes far easy to receive.. well written.

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  10. Sad but true. But butterflies are oh so beautiful.

    http://wearingitonmysleeves.blogspot.com

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  11. somethings just can't be taught, those things, you have to learn for yourself...

    pesky, isn't it?

    love the sentiment here.

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  12. Outstanding writing of yours ! Very impressed. Please have a great Tuesday.

    daily athens

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  13. my gandpa bob taught me to always listen to the butterflies. a butterfly told me "you shall meet one of us, and together you will patch the holes thought unpatchable"

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  14. a different approach ! liked the deep idea behind it :)

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  15. I love the implicit acceptance of things as they are.

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