Photo credit: The Big Picture, boston.com, June 30, 2010
A young woman lies on the grave of an American soldier killed in Afghanistan.
Sister, girlfriend, fiance, wife, stranger..?? Who knows.
Perhaps only in sleep, in the darkness of a daydream with eyes closed, perhaps only there does the sun really shine.
Incredible picture, incredibly sad.
Faces of the Fallen, The Washington Post
Lance Cpl. Noah M. Pier