Gifts from a lunch time walk

First I noticed this:

Then as I continued my walk saw this,

and, with delight and a breath prayer for protection for my exposed ankles, walked closer to take the following photograph.

I saw it


I love the sunrises flushed with fuchsia and similar colors but was reminded recently that, in the absence of brilliant colors, I must not fail to appreciate the fact that the sun rose. And I saw it.