A few weeks ago my husband said he'd found a patch of wild orchids near a small pond hidden in the woods. Not being much of a flower or plant person, I said, "oh that's nice," and went on with whatever I was doing.
Then yesterday he took me on a hike to see the pink lady's slippers for myself. They are indeed unique (click pic to enlarge).
Hey, get yer mind outta da gutter! It's a lady's pink slipper!
If you happen upon an orchid, don't touch it. They are fragile things. And if the flower dies, the plant itself will die.
Biscriptal juxtaposition in Chinese, part 3 - Christopher Alderton saw this flyer on his way to work a few days ago: The big, bold characters at the top exhort: Qiǎng fáng la 抢房啦! ("Grab a house!") Wha...
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