Monday Morning #Haiku 133 & 134 — Unwhite Christmas

mahonia

december-geraniums

December in bloom,
kissed by winds from the Azores:
Jack Frost in exile.

Father Christmas wilts
and casts his clothes from the sleigh:
yearns for good old days.

marguerite

cyclamen

Wordless Wednesday — Photo shoot: Ms Labrador versus Ms Marguerite

Marguerite & Dog-face
Take One: Ms Labrador’s Long Eyelashes versus Ms Marguerite’s Shapely Leaves

 

Take Two: Ms Labrador’s Sleek Coat versus Ms Marguerite’s Sequinned Wet-look

 

Take Three: Ms Labrador's Breakfast Break, Ms Marguerite's Triumph
Take Three: Ms Labrador’s Breakfast Break versus Ms Marguerite’s Star Turn