“The Flowers Don’t Want to Be Picked.”

I saw the picture posted above several years ago on Tumblr. I don’t think there was a caption underneath it nor do I think it was a part of some larger context. It was just a sign.

But for some reason, it spoke to me to the extent that I was convinced that the original blogger had posted the picture for the same reason I liked it, reblogged it, and saved it to my phone. Now I realise that it…