I suppose it couldn’t be helped. Perhaps I should have been more careful. Maybe its destiny was to end its life in a vase. Regardless the cause and effect, I have a lovely lily gracing the kitchen peninsula for now. I will likely admire it more often than its fellows still in the garden.

I can’t wait for these guys to multiple to the point I will feel no guilt cutting them to display in the house. I’ll just make do with the “oops” for now. I do so love flowers.