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In the political climate we find ourselves today I am very hesitant to post this image, but at the same time find this too interesting not to. I also have to qualify this--as I realize some of my followers are not from the good ol' U.S. of A. (and cannot imagine what you think of us right now)--that I do realize that the United States is not the only country in the world, or necessarily the greatest (please...to those whose fingers are quivering at their keyboards with steam coming out of their ears at this statement...just don't, keep scrolling), but this is just really cool. The American flag looking like an angel (angelic) in the above photo and reaching out to touch the crescent moon. But wait, it gets even better. I was standing in a teeny plot of land in downtown Buffalo (which many Buffalonians do not know exists) which is a 9/11 memorial. Anyhow, to avoid nasty or hateful comments from both or all sides, I do love my country, and I love the people that make it what it is, but at the same time I love the people of the entire world. Hopefully that covers all the key points. Anyhow, here's a fgew more images...



 

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SeeMo said…
I love these dancing flag spirits!
Joe George said…
Thank you SeeMo :)

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