PLEASE VIEW LARGE (click on the image)
This guy was all alone, and stayed rooted to the same spot on an island in the middle of the lake for the whole time we were there.
The rest of the lake was full of geese and ducks swanning around having fun… but this fellow was like a sad statue. Solitary and resolute. An outcast.
See also A quiet dignity
Taken with a Canon PowerShot SX40 HS.
Edited in PS CS5.1
Riddels Ck Lake Reserve, Vic, Aus.