Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Francis Bacon

GreyHawk Landing ~ Bradenton ~ Florida ~ USA
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Olympus SP570 UZ
(26–520 mm equivalent in 35mm photography ~ here at 520)


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  • Desirée Glanville
    Desirée Glanvilleabout 4 years ago

    Wonderful image and accompanying words!

  • thank you desiree !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • billfox256
    billfox256about 4 years ago

    Solitude is a situation that we often choose to wrap ourselves in. Terrific!!!!, Bill

  • indeed, dear bill, indeed…
    thank you – again !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Arla M. Ruggles
    Arla M. Rugglesabout 4 years ago

    A marvelous image – and great quote!

  • thank you arla !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Tiffany Rach
    Tiffany Rachabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful!!! The quote fits this so well!

  • thank you tiffany !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

    JUSTARTabout 4 years ago

    great work

  • thank you so much !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • EvaMarIza
    EvaMarIzaabout 4 years ago

    Great work :)))

  • thank you eva !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • EagleHunter
    EagleHunterabout 4 years ago

    This is beautiful, very nice work.

  • thank you pam !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 4 years ago


  • thank you so much !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • rodeorose
    rodeoroseabout 4 years ago

    Wow Francis- love that quote- great shot with it too!!!

  • which, from the quote or the image, came the first ??? anyway it is great when they belong to each other !
    thank you rosie – again !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • SandyDeLuca
    SandyDeLucaabout 4 years ago

    This is special, Francis.

  • special good or ….. lol
    too hot to be outside at this time, so I am playing with unpublished images, textures, quotes and free editing programs !
    glad you like this one sandy !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

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