05.22.13 so many blossoms

All over the city, trees are bursting into bloom with exuberant abundance. I wonder – does the tree really need so many blossoms? Or does it get carried away, reveling in the lavish adornments of spring? It reminds me of a little girl playing dress up, wearing all the fancy things at once.

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