We read and studied out of doors, preferring the sunlit woods to the house.
A year later, preferring a wider field, he resigned the position and devoted himself to literary work.
Only when the sun peeked over the horizon did he decide to leave, preferring a dark place where he could dwell with his dark thoughts.
He had not sought the office, preferring service in the field.
rupicola, 2 to 3 in., intense blue, is a fine rock plant, preferring shady situations and gritty soil; M.