How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young,
compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and
tolerant of the weak and the strong– because someday you will have
been all of these.” ~~ George Washington Carver
A small blue bottle of dead flowers sat on my windowsill. I shot this photo in natural light, with a backdrop of my garden, and desaturated it slightly in Photoshop CS2.