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The Stalwarts

Fierce pansy is no doubt an oxymoron to most. The word pansy, like gay, has been so mowed down by its slang meaning that it can’t be used without evoking sniggering−at least among most American listeners. But take a closer … Continue reading

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Just saw the first toad lily blossom peeking out of the greenery.  What a surprise! Normally toad lilies are the last thing to bloom in my zone 4b garden, usually in early October. But this has been a topsy turvy … Continue reading

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