AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
I love a sunburnt country / A land of sweeping plains / Of ragged mountain ranges / Of droughts and flooding rains / I love her far horizons / I love her jewel-sea / Her beauty and her terror / The wide brown land for me / ~ Dorothea Mackellar (1885-1968)

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Monday, September 13, 2010

Behind the Mask


Microfiction Monday #48 ~ where a picture paints 140 characters, or even fewer. Susan says:
Photos will be from my own archives; illustrations are from Dover Publications' free clipart sample newsletter.
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Gloves
Stylish yesterdays
We may appear groomed and adorable but we are different
White gloves and black gloves
Crossed hat
I survived
(140 characters)
~

Hosted by Susan (Ireland) @ Stony River

10 comments:

jabblog said...

The battle of good and evil?

Ellie said...

Ooo. . .so much more to this story! I love the sinister undertones.

Bill ~ {The Old Fart} said...

I guess they are not Identical Twins.

Peggy said...

An added little mystery. You got my attention!
Good job.

sylviamorice said...

This is thought-provoking. Good versus evil? That is a theme that never ends...
Have a great week. Cheers!

Pat said...

They are dressed alike in so many ways so as not to look too "different," but their attire is different in enough ways to make them look unique...just like girls today! I like your take on this week's picture.

John's comments said...

Some defiant undertones here! Thanks for dropping by to read my 140 Hope your week goes well

hope said...

They do have an interesting sense of style. a

KB said...

I love this. It's like they want to look the smae while still maintaining their individuality.

Susan at Stony River said...

I found those white gloves/black gloves intriguing too!

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