|Subtle Petals - Vanilla|
According to Merriam-Webster, "billet doux" is French and literally means "sweet letter." Its first known use was in the year 1673. Perhaps Louis XIV, the reigning king in France at the time, wrote sweet love letters to his wife, Maria Theresa.
|Shadow Rose - Smoke|
The morning light is just beginning to peek through the trees and rose-covered trellises that surround the garden behind the French manor.
Fog is gently kissing the hills and housetops you see in the distance.
You are surrounded by the sweet aroma of roses as you sit on the stone bench.
As the birds begin to chirp, you open the crisp envelope you hold in your hands and pull out a sheet of pearl white paper.
Breathing in the beauty around you, you read the words your loved one has written to you of the enduring love that makes your relationship beautiful and timeless.
|Full Bloom - Lace|
|Arabesque - Sky|