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angels & pupusas

bereavement : I’ve always thought this to be a curious word and am now experiencing it severely!
bəˈrēvmənt,bēˈrēvmənt/
noun
the action or condition of being bereaved.
“there is no right way to experience bereavement”
synonyms: loss, deprivation, dispossession, privation; grief, sorrow, sadness, suffering
“slowly getting over his bereavement”

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How wrong I could be in my past quote, “My only friend is a bird”. Our cat of twenty years who’s unconditional love got me through every major death in my family passed away this week. My face could be qualified as a waterfall.

 

 


Hawksbill Summit Raven

Elevation of 4,050 feet , the summit of Hawksbill Mountain is the highest point in Shenandoah National Park.

 

auto stitch was able to pano my go pro photographs, I hadn’t used this in years. My third time to Hawksbill Summit and first time seeing Old Rag mountain because of clouds.

 

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My portraits of Old Rag below….

 

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One last look from an overlook at Old Rag.

 

 

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We entered the south entrance station at Rockfish Gap and exited Thornton Gap. This was Sawmill Run Overlook one of the few overlooks we stopped at on the way to Hawksbill.

 

O3 posts of the Shenandoah National Park
 

https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/03/14/skyland/
https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/08/11/skyland-2/
https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/10/20/shenandoah/
https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/08/31/climb-stony-man/

 
https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/05/10/dark-hollow-falls/
https://o3bigpicture.wordpress.com/2013/09/11/dark-hollow-falls-2/