. "It's my way, or the highway," Elf Orpine seems to say. Locate a shallow depression in a gently sloped granite surface. Wash in a thin layer of sand and soil. Edge with moss. Then, advertise as prime real estate for this succulent Sedum. Inconsequential cracks and crevices serve as well.
eHarmony.com computers processing their 29 dimensions of compatibility would grind to an unfulfilling halt questing for these two that deliriously happy match made only in cyber heaven. The plantain-leaved pussytoes (Antennaria plantaginifolia) and rue anemone (Anemonella thalictroides) wink together and chortle at their record breaking negative score, realizing a deeper level of compatibility totally ignored by fancy statistics.
Well we ain't got a barrel of money We may look ragged and funny But we're travelin' on Singing our song Side by side.
- Kay Starr, 1953
Stone Mountain Park DeKalb County, Georgia Friday 3 April 2009