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Flowers for You

"Flowers for you, on this lovely evening
Though they have no words they share my feelings
As we walk along the avenue
Pardon me, I just can't help staring at you..."
-Each Day With You

There are girls that are really fond of flowers. There are girls that aren't. I believe I was the latter. I'd choose chocolates over flowers any given day. But spending a lot of time with Mama made me realize why some girls do love them. We went to the famous 'Dangwa' street to buy fresh flowers to bring home to Nueva Ecija and I must say seeing all those beautiful and colorful flowers definitely made me smile.


 

Close-up pics...


 Thank you Mama for making me appreciate flowers more. :P


And now, she wants me to go to flower arrangement class with her. Let's see what happens.. ;)


CARPE DIEM!
I'm out.

Comments

kg said…
i too am note really a "flower girl". pero love ko mamili ng flowers. love ko yang dangwa.
witsandnuts said…
Flower arrangement class is interesting! I remember we took a small lesson on it in highschool, sobrang nakakaaliw. :)
kayni said…
ah, the lovely flowers of Baguio :). i could smell them even from here.
dong ho said…
those flowers definitely can capture a happy soul. kakatuwa tingnan sa dami ng kulay.
docgelo said…
i miss going to dangwa either with my wife and/or my mom to buy flowers for our beloved departed.
Cza said…
@kg Agree.. masarap mamili! :D ang sarap sa eyes. relaxing.
Cza said…
@witsandnuts I remember doing it in our Home Economics class too! :D
Cza said…
@kayni Pretty no! Pero that's from Dangwa. :D I have pics from Baguio too.. I'll post it din. :)
Cza said…
@DongHo Agree! Di nakakasawang tignan. :)

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