Thursday, March 21, 2013

Its officially Spring today

Spring Tourney

Snowdrops arch like delicate green scimitars curving over their brown earthen armour to deliver to the pageant a white coat of arms. Crisp Crocus pages wearing tabards of purple and yellow, with green striped hose, are lost among the sea of tall yellow Daffodil serfs. Ladies deliver streaming hazel favours to the outstretched lances of winter confined knights, who now emerge to sit tall in sunlit saddles; and as the sap again rises high within them the spring tournament begins