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2011-09-02 06:26 pm
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Photo Friday: Cars

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'56 Victoria

(All from a 1956 Ford Victoria)
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2011-08-19 04:29 pm
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Photo Friday: Curvature

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Dale Chihuly chandelier at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
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2011-07-25 02:19 pm
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Hope

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"The real struggle in the world may not be between good and evil, but rather between hope and evil. Hope seems more active and creative than the somewhat nebulous good. Hope aspires; good has arrived. Good, like God, lives outside time; hope keeps people alive, moving forward, inside time. As long as hope remains healthy, it is a match for evil; about good, no one can be so sure."

--Lance Morrow
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2011-07-20 01:11 pm
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2011-06-13 11:35 am
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William Butler Yeats

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The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
-William Butler Yeats
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2011-06-07 11:31 pm
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Pinks

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My current desktop background photo.
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2011-06-06 11:00 pm
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Symphony

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"To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion, to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never. In a word, to let the spiritual unbidden and unconscious grow up through the common. This is to be my symphony."

— William Henry Channing
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2011-05-28 03:35 pm
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Left and Right

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The lobby of the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago.
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2011-05-25 02:09 pm
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Spit Take

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Crown Fountain, Millennium Park, Chicago.
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2011-05-24 06:23 pm
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Chicago

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From left: Marina City, the IBM Building, Trump Tower.