Was wandering around this evening when I spotted a few common blues flying about in the long virtually dead grass. There were male and female specimens, there was flitty flirting and love in the air.
I tracked a male specimen, a noticeably brighter and less pastel colour than a holly blue, as it danced about the vegetation. It stopped occasionally,but never for very long. I followed it and followed...
...And then lost sight of the sodding thing.
But wait. Serendipity slammed down its 4 Aces on the card table, and I caught sight of a mating pair on a burnt out looking grass head, with a bonus voyeur in play as well.
Made my day, I thought I'd have nothing to show you today. Instead, there is love...
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