Fragile magnificence... a few billion years to make such a brief glory. It makes me wonder, in wonder...
It was so amazing, Andrew. We really thought he/she/it was dead. After one hour I took two tools, carefully lifted the wonderful creature . . . and . . . he/she/it flew away.
So beautiful and delicate :-)
Yes. We noticed our visitor while enjoying lunch in garden under the cherry tree (sic:). Only with hindsight we learned he/she/it had but taken a rest.
You were blessed by a visit from a prince among dragonflies.
I felt good, really good, when after carefully "picking up" the "prince among dragonflies" he woke up and flew . . .