Friday, August 3, 2012

A tree full of fireflies brings good luck.

Dr Abe V Rotor
Fireflies are biological indicators of a pristine environment and good weather. Letizia Constantino once wrote in Issues without Tears, a moving article –You don’t see fireflies anymore. 
Closeup of firefly carrying a lantern at the end of  its abdomen. Acknowledgment: Wikipedia fir photo) 
It is reminiscent of Rachel Carson’s winning novel, Silent Spring, a story when the birds did not return one spring. It is all about man’s growing indifference in protecting the environment from pollution and many other abuses. ~

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