Poppies come in all shapes, sizes, and colours – but I think the dark red ones, such as this, are my favourite.

What did this image teach me?

In Ancient Greece the poppy was associated with the god of sleep, Hynpos and the god of dreams, Morpheus.

5 Comments

  1. How interesting!

  2. opium & opioids + morphine come to my mind scot ; our best analgesic in its refined form

  3. lordnum existed in greek times

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