Tag Archive: cherry blossoms

Mar 19

White Cherry Blossoms

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I grew up with lots of fruit trees in my backyard, and when they bloomed in spring, it was glorious. The most beautiful of them were the cherry trees, their pristine white blossoms so different from their shiny red fruits in summer. Around the time that they bloomed was also the time when we had …

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Feb 28

Petals

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Last spring, I was staying with my aunt in Vancouver, Canada. When the myriads of cherry trees in the streets bloomed, it was simply glorious. The air was perfume, sweet with a million pink flowers bursting forth out of the trees. It was so wonderful to stroll down those streets with each breeze bringing down …

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