Friday, April 26, 2013


One of my favorite scents of Spring is lilacs.  They remind me of the Lilac Festival in Rochester, NY when I was little, and our neighbor, Mrs. Fuller's backyard that had a wall of lilacs and you could smell them all over.  These lilacs are on my daily walk with the dog.  Every morning I stop to smell them.  You need to smell them as much as possible while they're in fresh bloom, because when they start to fade, the stink is unbelievable!  :-)

1 comment:

OldLady Of The Hills said...

Such an amazing and odd thing, isn't it? To smell so good and then ton turn and smell so bad. They sure are BEAUTIFUL when they are in Bloom...!

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