~by MOSLIH EDDIN (MUSLIH-UN-DIN) SAADI (SADI), a major Persian poet of the medieval times. From his book Gulistan (“The Rose Garden”).
These grape hyacinths are in my front yard. Whole others might think of them as invasive and weedy, they feed my soul. They remind me during the last days winter that spring is on its way.
before the rain
I fill my basket