He sees scorched earth, blackened stumps, ashen remains; reminders of generations lost. She sees tender shoots emerging defiantly, whispering of resilience and renewal. Perception is all.
Main image is Grey Box by km lambert.
Blackened by bushfire or burnoff by Fairy Duff is marked with CC PDM 1.0.
Eye is from the Pexels image library.
Green shoots by Pinti 1 is marked with CC BY 2.0.