peaches off the hook

Earlier in the year I posted about the amazing sight of fruit trees in my friend’s backyard in Red Hook, Brooklyn.  Well, the peaches are finally ripe and ready for picking.  My kitchen is now full of their fragrant scent – but not for long; one of the great joys of picking ripe fruit is savoring that all-too-fleeting moment of sensory perfection.

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