Saturday, May 02, 2009

[jules' pics] 5/02/2009 03:30:00 AM

shinryoku 2, originally uploaded by julesberry2001.

On returning from holidays in sunny climes to their photon deprived country, English people make themselves feel better by remarking of the greenness of England. They refer, I think, to all that grass, but Japan's trees surely win on sheer greenness, with a variety of shades of the most livid green. And black sword wielding angel-demon people tengu [ed].

Posted By jules to jules' pics at 5/02/2009 03:30:00 AM


David B. Benson said...

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Well done!

Steve Bloom said...

Er, don't you want "vivid" there? OTOH perhaps the lividity is due to the tengu. :)

jules said...

That's me inventing words again. I meant both vivid and lurid.

...although there is (from the Webster's dictionary interweb);

2. (of a light) imparting a deathlike luminosity; "livid lightning streaked the sky"; "a thousand flambeaux...turned all at once that deep gloom into a livid and preternatural day"- E.A.Poe.

..but perhaps that's blue rather than green?