Under other circumstances, the evening would have been perfect. He brought her roses, even though she knew they could not afford them. They spent the night looking at pictures of places and things she dreamed of seeing, but knew she never would. They talked, they cried, they loved. He kissed her softly and whispered goodbye at 10 past 6. The train would take him to the boat and the boat would take him across the ocean. The boat would take him to war. But for her, time stood still.
Canon Rebel XTi – Canon 18-55mm lens
Several texture layers that I created blended with the original image set up in my studio, Winlock, Washington (USA).
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Comments

  • Evita
    Evitaover 5 years ago

    ♥ Beautiful tones and wonderful work !!! :D ♥

  • Thank you so much Evita.

    – TeresaB

  • Linda Miller Gesualdo
    Linda Miller G...over 5 years ago

    Gorgeous work :-)

  • Thank you so much Linda

    – TeresaB

  • pat gamwell
    pat gamwellover 5 years ago

    You lied! Thought you said you couldn’t do this!!!! lolol:) SUPERB!

  • Thank you Pat. Heath was up today and we created our “studio”. She brought some of her old stuff and I started dragging some of mine out to the studio and this is the first. I had a lot of fun doing this.

    – TeresaB

  • Songmistress
    Songmistressover 5 years ago

    Heartbreaking. Exquisitely beautiful. Excellently done.

  • Thank you so much Songmistress.

    – TeresaB

  • Heather Haderly
    Heather Haderlyover 5 years ago

    Beautiful Mom! and I see your internet is back up.

  • Thank you Heath. Yah, the internet came back up, and then the power went out. I’m back up now.

    – TeresaB

  • -Whisper-
    -Whisper-over 5 years ago

    A wonderful old look, really great work!

  • Thank you so very much Whisper

    – TeresaB

  • RicAlexander
    RicAlexanderover 5 years ago

    Well that sent a shiver down my spine, a great piece of writing, The image is great, well done !

  • Thank you so much Ric.

    – TeresaB

  • ladybluebell
    ladybluebellover 5 years ago

    Gorgeous image — and your writing brought a tear to my eye!!

  • Thank you so much Donna.

    – TeresaB

  • Keith Richardson
    Keith Richardsonover 5 years ago

    You ARE your writing, and this reads directly from the heart. I must say your Photoshop work is also superb – you are inspiring me to try to achieve a similar effect! Well done, Teresa.
    Keith

  • Thank you so very much Keith. You are very kind, and I truly appreciate your wonderful words.

    – TeresaB

  • Ann J. Sagel
    Ann J. Sagelover 5 years ago

    Really lovely Teresa. Put this in some textured Groups. It needs to be seen

  • Thank you Ann. I did put it in all the texture groups I know about.

    – TeresaB

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