The Power Of Flower Photos : NPR | Oh, you pretty things! | Scoop.it
These flowers are more than just pretty. They tell a story of life, death and friendship.

 

For a while in Madrid, I used to walk by a florist shop on my way home several times a week. I would buy myself bouquets of carnations (one of my favorite flowers) on a regular basis. It always felt like such an indulgent and joyful treat.