L.T. Garvin writes about her stragglers in a wonderful poem. You can view her poem at https://broussardlana.wordpress.com/2016/12/11/the-stragglers/ to read. Leave a comment and/or give her a follow if you haven’t already.
These are my stragglers. The last of my marigolds after they’ve turned brown and wilted. Somehow they look very appealing to me in the snow.