Sacred and Profane Love

Wet Poppy Bud

Wet Poppy Bud, photo by Harold Davis. View this photo larger.

It amazes and delights me that flowers can serve as metaphors for both kinds of love: purity and innocence (the white rose), and lust (the wet poppy bud).

Both photos are from my archives. (Click here for the original white rose blog post, and here for the wet poppy bud.)

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