Butterfly that's seen better days

Butterfly that's seen better days

Observation - Butterfly that's seen better days - UK and Ireland. Description: Rather worn-looking smallish butterfly, seen sunbathing on one of the more exposed areas of Fleam Dyke. (I wanted to get a photo with its wings closed but it flew off).

Rather worn-looking smallish butterfly, seen sunbathing on one of the more exposed areas of Fleam Dyke. (I wanted to get a photo with its wings closed but it flew off).