An artichoke ready for the steamer or if allowed to ripen further, will ba a beautiful flower.
This is my friend Everitt from my childhood. He had a pet skunk and I just thought that was the coolest thing ever.
Here is an older black man, playing his harmonica with a microphone cupped in his wrinkled, old hands. He will never 'make it big' but will finish out to his dying day afloat on a sea of the blues.