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Orchids, orchids, orchids…

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The sexiest of all the flowers, leaving roses pale and gasping in their wake. Pulsing, daring, expecting, lurid, lascivious and luscious.

How could they ever have aligned themselves with witless school boys and prom night?Orchid-18

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Written by Titirangi Storyteller

16/07/2013 at 12:44 am

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  1. Yea how did they get equated with prom night? that’s a good question.

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    Trinity Rivers

    16/07/2013 at 2:35 am

  2. Thank you for the wonderful Orchids. The beautiful flowers gave an art therapy class while viewing them. You have cleared my dark thoughts on the meaning of life- thank you!
    http://arthiker.wordpress.com/2013/07/16/art-test-thought-of-the-day/

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    Tomas Karkalas

    16/07/2013 at 7:46 pm

  3. These are exquisite. I never received an orchid corsage . . . poor me . . .

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    poietes

    01/11/2013 at 10:27 am

    • absolutely! did you never go to the prom??? Sigh…

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      • I went to four proms, just no orchid, only those baby roses . . . I do recall a florist advising me against ordering an orchid corsage for my son’s date one year, saying they don’t stand up. Perhaps orchids in this area just aren’t as hardy?

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        poietes

        02/11/2013 at 2:26 am


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