The New York Botanical Garden and The Royal Wedding

May 19, 2011 at 1:00 am 3 comments

The day Ryan and I went to The New York Botanical Garden was April 29th, which also happened to be the date of the Royal Wedding. Ryan and I didn’t watch the nuptials, but en route to the gardens on the Subway, Ryan perused Facebook on his phone.

“Oh boy,” he said, “Everyone is remembering their own weddings today.”

I thought I would be pretty insulated from such nostalgia in the gardens. However, as soon as I entered the American Desert section on the Conservatory, I was greeted by some familiar faces.

New York Botanical Gardens - Succulents 1
Succulents!!!

New York Botanical Gardens - Succulents 2
More Succulents!!!

Naturally, I thought about our centerpieces. I thought about our bouquets. I smiled and just like everyone else– I remembered my own wedding on April 29th. : )

P.S. We still have bouquet and centerpiece succulents growing!

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  • 1. geekhiker  |  May 19, 2011 at 2:22 pm

    I don’t think I’ve ever seen anyone use that many exclamation points after the word “succulents”. :)

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  • 2. tgaw  |  May 22, 2011 at 12:20 am

    @geekhiker – LOL!

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