NARA, JAPAN: A SINGLE FLOWER CLEARLY

“If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change.” ~ Buddha

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7jun16. Nara, Japan.

KOBE, JAPAN IMAGES: “FLOWERS ARE SO INCONSISTENT!”

“She cast her fragrance and her radiance over me. I ought never to have run away from her… I ought to have guessed all the affection that lay behind her poor little stratagems. Flowers are so inconsistent! But I was too young to know how to love her…”
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

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KOBE, JAPAN IMAGES: A GREAT STRANGE DREAM

“Everything is perfect on the street again, the world is permeated with roses of happiness all the time, but none of us know it. The happiness consists in realizing that it is all a great strange dream.” ― Jack Kerouac, Lonesome Traveler

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12sep14. Kobe, Japan.