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The Dance

posted by saltybug.com 26/11/2015 6 Comments

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I asked her to sit up on the window seat. ‘Just look out the window angel’. I focus my camera and start to click. I know somewhere there may be a good photo I can play with. One taken before the sun disappeared below the clouds.

The recital is over, my tears of love dry now. She is curled on my lap for the drive home. I look through the two hundred photos I took. There She is, looking so grown up for her three years. Her perfect soft skin glowing with excitement and pride…

Dance baby, like noone is watching

This is a short 101 word story written for Mama Kat’s linkup. I’ve been away a while but hopefully I will be around a lot more.

 

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Jason Durham 26/11/2015 at 10:22 pm

A picture, they say, is worth a thousand words. I can think of 2…

Breathtakingly Beautiful.

Thank you for sharing.

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Salty Bug 26/11/2015 at 10:38 pm

Thank you! I adore this photo. I took it yesterday and turned it into this today. I have not stopped staring at my girl in it all day. She had such a great night and we have celebrated all day.

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Mama Kat 01/12/2015 at 3:08 pm

Wow! That's a framer for sure. What a cutie!

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Salty Bug 01/12/2015 at 4:20 pm

Thanks Mama Kat!

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Joy Page Manuel 01/12/2015 at 11:54 pm

It's amazing how so much love can be expressed and felt with just 101 words. Beautiful!

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Salty Bug 02/12/2015 at 8:27 am

Thank you Joy.

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