Drooping in Defeat

This little stand of weeds has given up.


Nikon D5100 f/5.6 ISO 400 1/180 s 55-300@240 mm – Summer 2012

There is no more fight left in them. The drought has defeated them, and their posture reflects that.

Isn’t it strange that a human’s posture of defeat so closely resembles that of a plant?!