I was lucky enough to get some captures of this Eastern Tiger Swallowtail feasting on the Zinnias.
It wasn't too difficult to photograph.
It just flitted from flower to flower.
Certainly not in a hurry.
Both of us were enjoying the last bits that summer has to offer.
"Butterflies are not insects, Captain John Sterling said soberly. They are self-propelled flowers."
Robert A. Heinlein
The Cat Who Walks Through Walls