Posted by 3saintjoan7 on January 25, 2003
In Reply to: Origin of "love lies bleeding" posted by ESC on January 12, 2003
: : : Not the herb, not the Elton John song-
: : : Anyone got any ideas?
: : : Many thanks-
: : see http://shop.store.yahoo.com/twinleafcatalogue/600081.html
: : It's an annual with a name derived from its appearance, with red flowers flowing down to the ground.. Question: is love an annual, or a perennial?
: Mad love/bad love is a weed, choking a garden of hopes and dreams. (How's that for purple prose on a Sunday morning? I was going to work in "bad seed" but thought that was going too far.)
ESC: Thanks!, and hey, purple prose on a Sunday morning is one of my ten reasons to go on living..
"..Love, that moves the sun and the other stars."
~last line of Paradiso