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Sep 5, 2010

Ashes To Ashes










We could see the flames as Johnny and I walked home from school. It was really scary coming home to your place of safety burning down. We could hear sirens.
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10 comments:

joanny said...

Larry:

I hope that never happened or never happens to you and it was just a S-160? ..
Nicely done, tense imagery in the words.

It reminded of the song Peggy Lee sang that actually I just heard in Starbucks,,, "is not all it is" well in the lyrics, as a little girl she watches her house burn down,,and says "is that all it is" very strange song.

Cheers,
Joanny

Brian Miller said...

scary stuff indeed...no fire here, but had a flood rip through and wipe out a bunch of stuff....have seen it though and alll the stuff they lost...most are just happy to be alove though...
nice 160
my 160

Monkey Man said...

Wow. If this really happened, how tramatic. Great 160, Larry. Thanks for playing.

Mama Zen said...

Oh, that is scary!

gautami tripathy said...

It is scary. Fire always is. BTW, you misspelled scary!


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Jingle said...

remarkable...if makes one ponder...

mine:
Sunday 160

hope said...

I was tagged to answer 8 simple questions, which are on my blog. Then I was suppose to pick 8 people. I did…but only with the understanding that you only need to play if you WANT to or have the time. Have a great weekend!

Pete Marshall said...

wow..what a powerful, disturbing 160 that i hope never happens...well put but please tell me it didnt happen!!

Victoria Ceretto-Slotto said...

I grew up in SoCal foothills and we had to evacuate more than once. It is terrifying and yet your photo inspires both fear and awe. In art that's known as the sublime.
Victoria

Larry said...

No this never happened and how glad of that I am... thanks for the concern folks I appreciate that I've been lucky enough for this to have never happened as of yet. Thanks for the concern folks