End of Season

weathered frayedI’d been eyeing them at the checkout at No Frills for some days, the leftovers, the overstock for Valentine’s Day, the ones unchosen.
fading fraying paleDays turned into a week and they were only fading further – aging beauties on their way out, their season past.
soft linen soft pinkI brought them home to play with – to see what marvels they might yet contain…
soft light pink

busy corner pinkness

close folds

folds lay down

deep folds

jolie laide

very pink petals

leathery petals

green glow

orangey glow

super abstract roses

golden glow

deep red glowWeekly Photo Challenge – Seasons