I meant to do my work today,
But a brown bird sang in the apple tree,
And a butterfly flitted across the field,
And all the leaves were calling me.
And the wind went sighing over the land,
Tossing the grasses to and fro,
And a rainbow held out its shining hand,
So what could I do but laugh and go?
- Richard LeGallienne
All photos are from Getty Images. The amazing photographers are listed in order of the photographs and are to follow: Michael Gesinger, Paul Sisul, Kamil Vojnal, Mel Curtis, Rosanne Olson, Rosanne Olson, John Burcham.