THE BOX

Don’t have an attic, but I do have a box
full of memories
containing letters, photos, significant objects
Actually I have several photo boxes.
(Mundane Monday)

 

 

 

In Nice (France; pronunciation: Niece)
walking on our way to the Chagall museum. Not knowing terror would haunt this city later, as well as others in the last weeks. My thoughts are with the ones mourning their loved ones in Europe and the Middle East.

Most of the doors on this location – except for two – are not seen except for the balconies:)
The Chagall is a must-see. Some huge paintings, not seen in the USA
(Thurs. Doors, Fences)

 

 

 

Fri Hunt
Begins with: Och re (yellow-brown buildings downtown below)
Weeks Favorite: Nice, France
Blossom: below

Flower like a fire
(One word Sunday, Floral Bliss, Floral Fri Foto, Blooming Friday)

 

 

 

 

 

Downtown in an Italian town, the reflection of the car window (below) caught my attention. Technically two of these cars could pass each other! But one night we thought to cut short our drive, but spent an hour on this road, just to avoid hitting people! Never again:)
See all the bikes on the left? A better transportation in these narrow old streets!
(Tue. Treasure, ABC Wed, Friday Hunt)

 

 

 

 

Reflection in the window of the car

 

 

 

 

Mining marble in Carrera, one of the early sites of the marble, made into the sculptures of the Roman (Italian) artists you know from Da Vinci, etc. From far it looked like snow on the mountains!
(Tue Texture)

 

 

 


My favorite April view.
(Makro Tex, Sky Watch)

 

 

 

Oil, 24 x 30, The Curtain Torn in Two, ©St Germain
With permission of  Dr. Jason and Natalie Wilson

There was one day where the dark set in at three o’clock in the afternoon, when the man on the middle cross died. Not because he was guilty of a crime, but he died for our crimes. It was a dark, but also a Good Friday.
That we may never forget his sacrifice.

HAPPY RESURRECTION DAY

 

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Link up your image Sunday through Wednesday to show us yours!
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ABC Wed.Narrow * Outdoor Wednesday  Communal Global  *Floral Bliss * Makro-Tex – April *
Thurs. Doors Fences ATW * Thankful Thurs. * Floral Fri Foto  *Sky Watch * Weekend Reflection * Fri Photo Journal * Blooming Friday * Fri Hunt *

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43 thoughts on “THE BOX

  1. Love the photo of Nice – I think I walked right past that fence! And I also remember those narrow streets in Italy, especially in Orvieto, Siena, Lucca, and in Sicily in Siracusa.

    Leslie
    abcw team

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  2. Hello Jesh… My daughter gave me a lovely memory box for my birthday in February with a necklace from she and my grandson. I am putting some favorite memories in it. I am amazed at your artistic eye. It is a gift…. Have a very Happy Easter… Michelle

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    • It warms my heart your daughter knows what her mother likes:):)
      Thank you for your kind comment about creativity – you have the gift of research – definitely -that maybe the reason why you have kept your Nature Notes going for so many years! Wishing you a Happy Easter too:) Jesh~

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  3. Stunning photos, especially I love your flower macro shot ❤︎ And indeed didn’t mind if I were in the sunny and warm Nice – it’s grey and snowing here, absurd! Happy Easter & thank you for linking.

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  4. Hard to imagine two cars passing each other in that narrow alley. A white-knuckle ride! My other thought is of your shoe box of old photos and memories. Wonder if those will become a thing of the past as kids grow up in an all digital world?

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  5. Excellent post! I’d love to go to Nice someday!

    “Am having trouble figuring it out” – My photo is a reflection of the ceiling and walls of a church.
    Everything you see in the picture is a reflection. It was all reflected in a polished marble column. The dark blurry part at the bottom of the photo is my camera and my hand which were to close be in focus. Hope this helps. 🙂

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  6. Lovely photos as always – the box is especially appealing, and I love the architecture on the building in Nice. I was only there once, but it was a lovely city to see and remember!

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  7. Beautiful images from Nice! Love the old buildings. I can imagine how dreadful it would be to try driving on those narrow streets. Wonderful painting! Thanks so much for joining Friday’s Hunt. Sorry I’m late to visit.

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