She was sitting in the middle of her bare, empty room, tying a dozen or so tiny flowers into a posy with ribbon.
He produced the posy of flowers from behind his back.
The competition for the AGM will be for a posy of flowers.
The couple's daughter Millie, three, was chosen to present the Princess Royal with a posy of flowers.
A posy of flowers may be hard to manage now, but there is a mass of evergreen foliage that can easily be fashioned into Christmas wreaths.
Both children received a special cup, as well as a posy of flowers for the princess and a buttonhole for the prince.
Shortly after 10.30 am a woman neighbour asked the policeman standing guard at the scene to put a posy of flowers on the pathway of the dead man's home.
As the youngest member of the school, and celebrating her birthday that day, five-year-old Rosie presented the Duchess with a posy of flowers on her arrival.
The children presented the Queen with a posy of white flowers.
All florists' shops at this time of year have a special stock of special Valentine cards, which can be the basis of a posy or bouquet.