In my younger years I never fully appreciated the work that a gardener like my wife's grandmother put in.
I get it now, you do not get flowers like this from the florist.
"Governments may think and say as they like, but force cannot be eliminated, and it is the only real and unanswerable power. We are told that the pen is mightier than the sword, but I know which of these weapons I would choose."~Sir Adrian