callmemadam (callmemadam) wrote,

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A garden is a lovesome thing...

Traditional, eh? Garden ornaments were included in the sale of my house but I couldn't remember seeing any. This is they: the birdbath. I can't decide whether or not to keep it. It's not really a focal point and the only bird I've seen on it is a horrible great pigeon.

There's plenty of daffodils in the garden but just the usual cheery ones. Luckily, even classy daffodil bulbs are not very expensive.
Tags: birdbath, daffodils, new garden

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