Weird Day, Beautiful Day

So it’s been pouring rain all day long – until a few minutes ago – the sun came out just before sunset – and made the trees sparkle:

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Okay, well the camera didn’t catch the sparkles on the trees. But it did catch this partial rainbow, which was only around long enough for me to capture a couple of photos:

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I also took this opportunity to get the mail (I have to walk a little ways to get it) and saw a hawk on my way, but when I got the camera it flew away. Shoot, I wanted to show it and add another to my life list. The air was steaming, and the sunset lit up the sky to a bright orange. A weird day, but a beautiful day.