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Lady Violette

The Romantic Lifestyle

“That which above all yields the sweetest smell in the air is the violet.” Sir Francis Bacon

April 19th, 2012 by violette

This is what I thought too as I stepped outside this morning where my lawn has been overtaken with little blooming violets. They are so lovely! And smell so good. I cannot mow the lawn and damage them. But I feel it is appropriate for lady Violette to have a lawn of solid violets instead of grass. I am providing a safe sanctuary where they can grow and bloom undisturbed. And Sir Francis Bacon’s lines are one of my favorite quotes, especially at this time of the year!

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