At what price Victory?

Tyne Cot, WW1 graves and memorial plaque

Tyne Cot, WW1 graves and memorial plaque

More takes on Victory here.

Advertisements

20 comments

  1. What price indeed, Sue. You have captured the whole dilemma in this composition – the upfront edifice which though meant to be a memorial also conjures the panoply of state, and status quo, people in power who send valiant men to die, often on the basis of lies, and fabrications.

  2. These mass burrials after wars are so upsetting

  3. Powerful and poignant, so well done, Sue.

  4. I have been there, and to many others too. You capture the feel of it well, Sue.
    Best wishes, Pete.

  5. Very moving Sue, these places have such a silence surrounding them.

  6. I couldn’t agree more!! So poignant and thought provoking!!

  7. Such a very moving sight always, Sue. One just asks, “Why?”

  8. I can’t beat Tish. She is the most perceptive one as usual. Perfect composition that tells a story.

Over to you...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Living in Paradise...

Life always gives you a second chance, it is called TOMORROW....

Bergen Photo Walks

walking tours of historic Bergen with the photographer in mind

Robyn's art journal

..it's in the details..

Chateaux des Fleurs

Sharing a world of joy with photos and words

priorhouse blog

Photos, art - and a little bit of LIT.

Vicki A Alford - Photographer

"It’s never too late to become what you might have been."......................George Elliot

MariaEmese

“È un’illusione che le foto si facciano con la macchina...si fanno con gli occhi, con il cuore, con la testa”. H.C. Bresson

musingsofafrequentflyingscientist.wordpress.com/

musings of a frequent flying scientist

Rethinking Life

Art and the philosophy of life

Echoes of the Past

Exploration of the Past

NYLON DAZE

From London to New York, living in an expat daze

Leya

To See a World in a Grain of Sand...

The WordPress.com Blog

The latest news on WordPress.com and the WordPress community.

On the Road

Prompts for haiku and related forms

Lena Copal Fotografie

Fotografie, Natur, Abstrakt

Covetotop

A local guide to the Western Mediterranean

Valerie Leroy Photography

Explore Everything

Pat Callahan Photography

Photography with an Emphasis on Street and Travel

Mi objetivo es luminoso

Fotografío cosas..

Winkos: a straw bale building adventure in Poland

A journey towards a more sustainable lifestyle

lichtzeichnen

werner braun fotografie

One Moment

Die Poesie des Augenblicks - Photography

%d bloggers like this: