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Six on Saturday – a Tale of Three Gardens

Let me begin by saying that this was supposed to be last Saturday’s post – but, I’m afraid life got in the way so, I’m going by the old adage of – rather late than never. Right so… the photos … Continue reading

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Farewell New York!

On our last afternoon in NYC we met for lunch at Grand Central Station and then walked from there to the bus terminus opposite the New York Times… via Times Square. Those of you who know NYC will recognise the … Continue reading

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Celebration Day – New York Style!

This was one of the first photos I took after arriving in New York City… Senior Son and Sammy V… posing with bubbly… on the roof of their Brooklyn apartment… with the Manhattan skyline as backdrop. Yep… today is another … Continue reading

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Life in the Slow Lane…

OK, so… this week I was aiming to do a series of posts including very little text. The main reason? I think people are not in the mood for reading much these days – a quick photo here, a quick … Continue reading

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Saturday Six-Word Story – Contrast…

Contrast – sunlight illuminates – against threatening backdrop…

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Friday Fact – Lines and Wonder…

I thought I’ll shake things up just a little. Why not? So… off to the Us of A we go… all the way to a Manhattan Street corner… to see a few densely pressed lines. OK, more than a few… … Continue reading

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Friday’s Fun Foto… Red – Glossy Red

A flash of colour… adds to our Friday series of photo fun, wouldn’t you say? Taken somewhere along a pedestrian walkway in Brooklyn, New York. I vaguely recall where but don’t ask me to pinpoint… I was far too busy … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tune – Walking…

Our last afternoon in New York City – Manhattan. We walked from Grand Central, where we enjoyed a bite… via a number of different streets to Times Square and on to the bus terminal. Soon after setting off, Lou Reed’s … Continue reading

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