Thursday, July 8, 2010

So close far.


Photo credit: The Big Picture,, 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