I had no idea why, but when I saw this huge orchid at this angle, it looked as if it is asking to be kissed. Thus, the title! You must understand that this gorgeous can only be found at the local Conservatory.
Macro of Pink Orchid
In this bad economy, our local Conservatory is about to make changes and charges visitor $11 a year to visit. Of course, it will put a damper in my situation, but I understand the need for money for the Conservatory to stay open.
The Opening of Orchid Flower
As I understand, the changes have become a law, so I haven't decided if I would spend the money to invest in this venture, as I only manage to go once or twice a year!