Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.
Bees are having a rough time of it to the point of making the cover of Time Magazine this summer so when I see a honey or bumble bee doing its job, it is cause for celebration.
The world depends on the revery that brings the spicy smell of pollen from a million flowers to the lowly feet of the bee.
May it be, may it be.
We should only know such reverie.
To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, a
One clover, and a bee,
The revery alone will do,
If bees are few.