Nurturing

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“We’ve got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it’s going to get on by itself. You’ve got to keep watering it. You’ve got to really look after it and nurture it.” —John Lennon

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

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When I came upon this brick building in eastern Washington several summers ago, it seemed to me a labor of love.

“Men love their country, not because it is great, but because it is their own.” —Seneca