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Peace and Hollyhocks

October 21, 2020

I’ve been feeling pretty punk these last few weeks as election “stuff” intensifies. Someone stole our yard sign; a moderator on a TV debate treated our President worse than a dog; and eww!  Winter’s coming. Pttuuii!

But then my sweet, 90-year-old neighbor mentioned again how much she loved the French hollyhocks I had put in her birthday bouquet. She said she wanted to grow some, too. So I brought it over a bouquet of them with a suggestion to put them upside down in a paper sack when they were done blooming, and catch the seeds in the bottom.

She was so delighted,…

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Peace and Hollyhocks

October 21, 2020

I’ve been feeling pretty punk these last few weeks as election “stuff” intensifies. Someone stole our yard sign; a moderator on a TV debate treated our President worse than a dog; and eww!  Winter’s coming. Pttuuii!

But then my sweet, 90-year-old neighbor mentioned again how much she loved the French hollyhocks I had put in her birthday bouquet. She said she wanted to grow some, too. So I brought it over a bouquet of them with a suggestion to put them upside down in a paper sack when they were done blooming, and catch the seeds in the bottom.

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