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Homeless Old Lady

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by dtakias, Nov 15, 2011.

  1. dtakias

    dtakias Mu-43 Regular

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    Jan 10, 2011
    Last weekend I went to Salisbury with my sister and her friend. During our visit to the church I spotted this lady:


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    Please click on my Flickr page for the rest of the story...can't believe how hard life can be for some people.

    Homeless Old Lady | Flickr - Photo Sharing!
     
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  2. sprinke

    sprinke Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 5, 2011
    Pasadena, CA
    Debi
    Sad story!
     
  3. dfigueroa84

    dfigueroa84 Mu-43 Regular

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    Nov 10, 2011
    Oakland, CA
    An amazing photo with a story that should touch everyone during this holiday season. At any time for that matter. Thanks for sharing!
     
  4. FastCorner

    FastCorner Mu-43 Veteran

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    May 28, 2011
    Which lens did you use?
     
  5. Luke

    Luke Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jul 30, 2010
    Milwaukee, WI
    Luke
    it's a lovely photo. If her story is true (and why would she lie) I hope there is a God. And I hope He (or She) listened to her story. I've had bad days....really bad days. Days where I thought jumping in front of bus would ease the pain. But her day.....wow. Unbelievable. That's a bad day.
     
  6. dtakias

    dtakias Mu-43 Regular

    35
    Jan 10, 2011
    Thank you guys! It's a very sad story and I am pretty sure it's true as I heard her talking to her mother on my phone. I wish I had taken a photo of her face as well.

    I just used the 14-45mm lens as that's all I had with me.