Daffodils from the hills…

Yesterday was what the Japanese call 春一番 Haru ichiban
Shall I say, the first strong wind to mark the start of the spring season?
The winds were, well, howling the whole day and night…
At the individual level, it means the start of the running nose season for yours truly…
In other words, yes, the pollens from the Japanese ceder trees are starting to burst and fly…
Anyway, took today off from work…
It’s been a while since I walked the hills with my sweeto haato
And woah… the daffodils by the hillsides…
Their fragrance… their simplicity… their beauty…
Meanwhile, the nose, oooh… the eyes, itchy…
And… aaaacccchuuunnggg!!
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17 thoughts on “Daffodils from the hills…

  1. You have my sympathy for the nose…because our winter was mild I believe we had pollen all winter…my eyes watered, my nose ran, I coughed, I sneezed, it seemed for months on end. The daffodils so beautiful…the yellowy orange against the white! And they smell so good!

  2. owwhh… bless you.. hope u'll getting better.. stay indoor ok.. no matter how inviting those flowers and cool weather are! ;)actually i've been trying to leave comment few times but no 'comment' button seen.. until just now when i decided to click on 'reply'… 🙂

  3. Hi Lrong,I just learned that if you take pure raw unfiltered honey from your area(1-2 tsp/day), it will help strenghten your allergy defenses and support your body's natural immune response. Love the daffodils….that rich yellow marry with white…..simply gorgeous

  4. Am now in Perth… visited Fremantle last Saturday and could not resist buying some un-processed raw honey… even if they do not help me with the hay fever, I think I will enjoy eating them…

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