Down to earth
The sun was setting today when I went out to photograph the fairy-tale blossom of almond, apricot, nectarine, peach and plum.
The picture shows the dragon’s blood plum.
Lost in contemplation of its beautifully arching boughs along which flowers are opening like a tide of foam, I suddenly realised Galileo had entered the shot.
Fruit tree trunks – in this case a fig tree sucker – serve only one purpose as far as he’s concerned.
Taylor, further on, is more decorous on this occasion.