Well, you know you’re getting older when you think to yourself, “What is fleeting?” and your first instinct is to respond, “Everything.”
I’ve been gardening a lot lately, and my first thought was to the flowers many of which seem fleeting. So I went out to the backyard with my camera and I saw this:
However, he came back later.
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