Sunflower and Coconut

When we were in Grand Cayman this past summer on our anniversary DH went out to buy me a bouquet of flowers to put in a vase on the condo dining room table.  He happened to get sunflowers because he knows I’m very fond of them.  It was very sweet – and the bottle of champagne that came with them didn’t hurt either!  One day towards the end of our stay I took one of the sunflowers outside to take pictures of it in unusual surroundings for such a flower.  One of those shots was this one taken on a little table on the beach with a juvenile coconut that had fallen from a tree the previous night during a rainstorm.  The two of them took to each other and became friends.  On the day we left, I walked down the beach to stand in the ocean where I tossed them both in bidding them farewell.

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8 Responses to Sunflower and Coconut

  1. cecilia says:

    I love sunflowers too.. and on a beach?.. perfect! c

  2. dhphotosite says:

    I love everything about this photo! The contrasts between shapes and colors and textures are wonderful. It’s the coolest!

  3. Very unusual sight, the two of these together!

  4. ChgoJohn says:

    These are quite the pair but I’m thinking they look thirsty. Got any of that champaign left? Am I projecting?
    Have a happy Thanksgiving, Teri.

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