“Hope” is the thing with feathers,
That perches in the soul,
And sings the tune without the words,
And never stops ... at all
- Emily Dickenson
Sunday, June 5, 2011
#1. These little flowers are not called "pinks" because they are pink. The color is pink because of the flowers.
#2. The petals have a jagged edge - an edge we refer to as being pinked (as in a pinking shears).