Sunlight breaks through cool grey skies; each leaf and flower arrayed in gossamer gowns.  Swallows sweep and whirl , exhilarating in exuberant flight. Greenfinches search the beech hedge for food; butterflies, replete on nectar, warm their wings. Bees buzz lazily over the garden, while fruit bushes bear their treasures on laden limbs. Morning sings her song to those who will pause to listen….