Adversity

The world is frozen. The grape hyacinth takes a stand against the cold. It grows in the crack between the concrete walk and the house foundation. All day yesterday it snowed and now the walkways are a hazard of ice. Persistent in the face of adversity it flowers in its brief moment.

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