Startling tricolor rose. These erratic yellow petals are really unusual.
When animals are asleep, they are at their most vulnerable; even the most dangerous predator can look beautiful & gentle while sleeping. When in the land of dreams, all creatures are equals in this world. We are all Sleeping Beauties, just like the creatures in these beautiful sleeping animal pictures.
They say that just before you die, your life flashes before your eyes. All of the memories you held so close to the front of your brain, the times you felt the happiest or the saddest, the moments shared with the ones that matter most.
I hope this is one of those.
michael poliza in churchill manitoba, who noted “the polar bear was all by himself as they are very solitary animals anyway. but this one looked particularly sad as it wandered around, almost as though it didn’t understand where the snow had gone.” (more polar bear photos)