Oceans divided in a different life
She is waiting for me
As time goes by…

For a fleeting moment we meet
The wait is over
But time goes by…

Good-bye is so very cruel
Alone she waits
As time goes by

Inspired by :

5d mark II, 4/17-40 mmL taken in Bremerhaven
manipulated with textures, cropped and turned into b+w. text added and dodge and burn layers


texture, layers, decor, b w, mannysdigs, manfred belau


  • Brenda Dow
    Brenda Dowover 4 years ago

    Great image Manny and the verse… too often too sad!!!! thanks for sharing!!!

  • Thanks for your kind comment Brenda!

    – Manfred Belau

  • whisperjo
    whisperjoover 4 years ago

    It depicts sadness all over. Well captured!

  • Thank you! I’m so glad it comes across. Exactly the feeling came over me when I was taking the photo.

    – Manfred Belau

  • Tara  Turner
    Tara Turnerover 4 years ago

    powerful work!

  • Thank you Tara!

    – Manfred Belau

  • RicAlexander
    RicAlexanderover 4 years ago

    Powerful words and a great image, I love her pose, it matches the words perfectly, Well done.

  • Thanks for your kind words Ric!

    – Manfred Belau

  • Roy B Wilkins
    Roy B Wilkinsover 4 years ago

    love this

  • Thanks Roy!

    – Manfred Belau

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKover 4 years ago

    WOW, love this capture Manny. Don.

  • Cool, thanks Don!

    – Manfred Belau

  • Gordon Pressley
    Gordon Pressleyover 4 years ago
    Beautifully composed.. :)
  • Thank you very much and !Wishing you, “Merry Christmas” and may God bless you!



    – Manfred Belau

  • Debbie Meyers
    Debbie Meyersover 4 years ago

    Beautifully done.

  • Thank you Debbie!

    – Manfred Belau

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 4 years ago

    Great image!!!
    Please consider putting this into the 5-6-7 Autos, Trucks and Motorcycles group.
    1950s, 1960s, and 1970s cars, trucks, and motorcycles
    Your cohosts,
    Cee and Chris

  • Hi Cee! Thanks for your comment! I hope my mother does not read this, lol. I don’t think this would be the right group for her, don’t you
    think? Have another look…

    – Manfred Belau

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 4 years ago

    Glad you figured out that I put in the wrong message!!!!!!

    Your cohosts,
    Cee and Chris

  • No problem, it happens. Thanks!

    – Manfred Belau

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