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Lily of the Valley   Hope Return of Happiness  Change

Lily of V alley

It is said that the nightingale will only return to the countryside after its Winter migration when the Lily of the Valley blooms because the bird so loves this beautiful flower. Hence the ‘Language of Flowers’ meaning of ‘Return of Happiness’.

Also shown in this painting are Almond Blossom which mean ‘hope’ and the Yellow pimpernel which means ‘assignation’. The Spring assignation of the nightingale with the lily of the valley perhaps?

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