Yesterday was the day kids came to school to get the stuff they needed to do classes at home. I went to school early to get the room ready.
It was so good to see them, even if I was shouting across the room to them so I could keep social distance protocols.
while I was at school, I checked on the trees I planted behind my classroom. They’re looking good, but I had to cut the grass and weeds around them. One of them is in the red circle below.
One of the most vigorous plants in that tangle is lilikoi vines – that is, passion fruit vines. I cut several of them back. It’s currently the flowering season. Their flowers are amazing, and the reason they have the name “passion”. There is much symbolism of Christ’s passion in them: