Backyard sunflower - taken this morning, 07-07-2009 (Click to enlarge)QUOTE OF THE DAY: In a speech delivered by president Obama to graduates of the New Economic School in Moscow,
This was a fortuitous image for a couple of reasons: First, the bumble bee was not part of the picture. He flew into it just before I pressed the shutter. Additionally, if you click to enlarge the image, you will see all the tiny natural hearts surrounding the center containing the developing sunflowers, something I hadn't noticed until "developing" the image later on the computer.
"You get to decide what comes next. You get to choose where change will take us. Because the future does not belong to those who gather armies on a field of battle or bury missiles in the ground - the future belongs to young people with the education and imagination to create."
Dada adds, "Too bad we can't have some of those educated young people with the imaginations to create a better world leading that world today."