Memoriam by George Cousins

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With Remembrance Day coming soon, I wanted to share this simple tribute to the Canadian men and women who gave their lives so that we could continue to live ours.
The memorial is on the western coast of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia,Canada,on the side of the Cabot Trail which encircles the northern part of the Island and contains Cape Breton Highlands National Park. It’s just a short distance from the hills and cliffs of Cap Rouge which is in the background picture. Every time I’ve gone home and once again went over the trail, I’ve stopped at this place and gave a “thank you” to those it commemorates. I hope you will, too, no matter where you are.

Sept. 10, 2008. Fuji S100FS camera,and some not-so-expert work in Photoshop.

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  • Philip Johnson
    Philip Johnsonover 5 years ago


  • Thank you Philip.Agreed.

    – George Cousins

  • Wanda Raines
    Wanda Rainesover 5 years ago

    A wondeful tribute. The words are so heartfelt. Very sad, but a beautiful remembrance. Great picture.

  • Hi Wanda, thanks for the kind words. There are so many big monuments, but I always felt this small tribute put up by local people in a beautiful setting was the one I thought had the most feeling.

    – George Cousins

  • Stan Wojtaszek
    Stan Wojtaszekover 5 years ago

    A rememberance for EVERY day, for sure, George !

  • Too true, Stan. Now if we could only get everyone to feel the same way…

    – George Cousins

  • Mike Oxley
    Mike Oxleyover 5 years ago

    Very moving work, George. Thanks for sharing it.

  • Happy to share it,Mike. All the monuments count, but to me,the little ones put up by the little people always seem to be special.

    – George Cousins

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersover 5 years ago

  • Hi Lori..very many’s one year ago today that I did my first post on RB, maybe there’s a bit of symbolism in being featured in A Place to Call Home..what do you think? :)))

    – George Cousins

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersover 5 years ago

    I think you are a darned good artist. I see many more features for you. ☺

  • Thanks Lori, very much appreciated :)

    – George Cousins

  • David's Photoshop
    David's Photoshopover 5 years ago

    Great tribute George, well done and congratulations on being featured.

  • Thank you David, your kind words are much appreciated!

    – George Cousins

  • Sensei1953
    Sensei1953over 4 years ago

    Thank you for sharing.

  • You’re very welcome, thanks for dropping by!

    – George Cousins

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