Things can be made to appear bigger than they really are.
There are angles that some don’t care to look at or do not have the privilege of knowing. The back definitely shows some minute details.
“Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” 34 Come back to your senses as you ought, and stop sinning; for there are some who are ignorant of God—I say this to your shame.“
1 Corinthians 15:33-34 NIV
For a host of reasons, this particular sunflower plant’s life expectancy appears to be shorter than usual.
A point of comparison shows how stunted the plant is. The expectation was for a towering plant. Nevertheless, it is and always will be a sunflower. Though stunted, it will produce seeds.
“But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or at his physical stature, because I have refused him. For the Lord does not see as man sees; for man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.”
1 Samuel 16:7 NKJV