Tuesday, May 2, 2017

A Sweet Story

Over the weekend I stopped at an estate sale and picked up the above painting for $5 because it reminded me of a romanticized flower farm.  When I got home, I looked up the artist and discovered that it was painted by the homeowner who at 92 died peacefully in his home.  His beloved wife of 62 years died exactly a week later. He was a teacher, an avid gardener and loved to travel.  She was a librarian who loved to entertain and take care of her home.  I am certain that I would have loved them had I met them and I'm so happy to have gotten this painting!

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