Daily Prompt: Flourish

This the last picture of my late father’s pride and joy, his garden. Now the house has been sold, the garden levelled and I’ll never see it, again.

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5 thoughts on “Daily Prompt: Flourish

    • It’s a good story, Kathy and I can believe it, just as much as that same generation in Ireland, neglected their past. Members of my family emigrated to the US at the turn of the 19th/20th century and were never heard from again. We’ve searched to find them, but to no avail. On my mother’s side there was a massive, granite mansion, atop a hill, on an island in Lough Swilly – the ruins of that house appear, randomly, as the header on my site. Irish mothers loved ornamental clutter, the next generation didn’t. But it was more than the clutter, they discarded.

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