Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow;
they toil not, neither do they spin;
And yet I say unto you that even Solomon in all his glory
Was not arrayed like one of these.
— Luke 12
Not lilies, as we think of florist cases filled with hothouse Easter lilies or star-gazer lilies; no, these are wind anemones growing in Greece, and they are now considered to be the Biblical originals of the gift of beauty given to us free, simply for the looking —