Raining Green: Love it!

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Raining Green

By Kathleen
June 6, 2012

Every year there is one day when it rains green.

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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Jun 5, 2012 6:19 PM CST
Kathleen:

What a wonderful article ... love your writing, descriptions and photo's! Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up
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Name: Linda
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quietyard
Jun 5, 2012 7:08 PM CST
I agree
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Name: woofie
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woofie
Jun 5, 2012 7:11 PM CST
Beautiful! Thank you!
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Name: Michele Roth
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chelle
Jun 5, 2012 7:14 PM CST
Sweet!

Savoring thoughts of a cool and awakening spring rain was a lovely way to end my day!

Thanks, Kathleen.
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Name: Monica
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krancmm
Jun 5, 2012 8:52 PM CST
Beautifully written and woven with the photos. It brought back almost forgotten marvelous memories of "green rain days" in Minnesota. Thank you.
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Name: Lynn
Dallas, OR (Zone 8b)
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valleylynn
Jun 5, 2012 9:00 PM CST
Kathleen, all I can say is that it was magical. I could feel and see the green rain. Beautifully written.
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jun 5, 2012 9:02 PM CST

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Green Grin! just isn't big enough. Thank you.
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Name: Marilyn
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CDsSister
Jun 5, 2012 10:30 PM CST
Thumbs up Thumbs up Thumbs up
Name: Kathleen Tenpas
Wickwire Corners NY (Zone 5a)
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Kathleen
Jun 6, 2012 4:43 AM CST
Thank you all for your kind words. Glad I was able to ease you into a new day.

Name: Hetty
Sunny Naples, Florida (Zone 10a)
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Dutchlady1
Jun 6, 2012 6:09 AM CST
Poetry!
Name: Horseshoe Griffin
Efland, NC (Zone 7a)
And in the end...a happy beginning!
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Horseshoe
Jun 6, 2012 8:35 AM CST
Mornin', Kathleen.

Love the green rain, and the pics!

On those once-a-year days you can even smell the green, eh?

Best to you and yours!

Shoe
Name: Margaret
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mcash70
Jun 6, 2012 9:18 AM CST
Kathleen, I loved raining green, beautiful photos!!
Name: Kathleen Tenpas
Wickwire Corners NY (Zone 5a)
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Kathleen
Jun 6, 2012 9:55 AM CST
Hey, Shoe, good to see you! The smell is really hard to explain, but it is one of the best smells of the year.

Thanks, Margaret!

Name: Brenda
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bsavage
Jun 7, 2012 2:09 PM CST
Beautiful! Somehow you captured the magic of that 'raining green' day in your words! Love it!
Name: Kathleen Tenpas
Wickwire Corners NY (Zone 5a)
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Kathleen
Jun 7, 2012 2:13 PM CST
thanks!

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