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old and wise

 

As far as my eyes can see

There are shadows approaching me

And to those I left behind

I wanted you to know

You've always shared my deepest thoughts

You follow where I go

 

And, ooh, when I'm old and wise

Bitter words mean little to me

Autumn winds will blow right through me

And someday in the mist of time

When they asked me if I knew you

I'd smile and say you were a friend of mine

And the sadness would be lifted from my eyes

Oh, when I'm old and wise

 

As far as my eyes can see

There are shadows surrounding me

And to those I leave behind

I want you all to know

You've always shared my darkest hours

I'll miss you when I go

 

And, ooh, when I'm old and wise

Heavy words that tossed and blew me

Like autumn winds will blow right through me

And someday in the mist of time

When they ask you if you knew me

Remember that you were a friend of mine

As the final curtain falls before my eyes

Oh, when I'm old and wise

As far as my eyes can see

An old wooden long seat, I imagined that it looks like human chest ribs or a slice of Bread. the Seat I sow in USA Oregon, Newport, while traveling 2003, then the year 2006 I been to the same place and wanted to visit that seat but it was gun,I hope it is now in one of the Museums of Portland. I miss that seat, but at least I have some pictures of it.

 

Old olive press chimney

   

For MacroMondays theme "Bookmark "

Chandni Chowk, Old Delhi, Central Delhi, Delhi (NCT), India

- GOOSE – Old Bathtub Corner @ Cosmopolitan

 

- [InsurreKtion] Books Lover @ The Liaison Collaborative

 

- Little Branch – Street Birch Tree @ TMD

 

- DISORDERLY. - Raspberry Summer @ The Food Court

 

All credits on My Blog

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The old pier at Swanage is a must for most photographers and for good reason, here's my take!

Built in 1859 the old pier was not for Victorian ladies to take the sea air but to load Purbeck stone onto ships to be carried to London.

Old Coke Works Beddau Wales.

'Old Friends' is a macro photograph of Anemone Flowers.

Piedras con Historia / Stones with History

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Old abandoned stone house in an old abandoned village.

Detail of the balcony, with wooden supports and beams and beautiful ornamentation in iron forge, of which they are no longer made.

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Vieja casa de piedra abandonada en un pueblo antiguo tambien abandonado.

Detalle del balcon, con soportes y vigas de madera y bello ornamentado en forja de hierro, de las que ya no se hacen.

 

Ayot St Lawrence old church in Hertfordshire is a picturesque ruin, in the village of the same name, due to the strong dislike of the local squire. Sir Lionel Lyde hated the old building, which was visible from his home, and had it replaced in the late 18th century by a Greek revivalist church on the other side of his manor house. The old church was partly torn down for building materials and was partly ruined for 'romantic effect' in the early 19th century - this process only ending in 1999 when the Ames family donated the graveyard to the Ayot Old Church Preservation Trust. Since then the trust has used English Heritage and Heritage Lottery Fund to conserve the ruins and open the grounds. The old church dates from around 1150AD and was originally a nave and short chancel only. It was remodelled in Early English style in the mid-13th century and a small north aisle was added. A north chapel was added in the early 14th century and the chapel was extended. In turn the former north aisle wall was moved further north and continued the line of the north chapel's wall in the early 15th century. The present tower was finally added over the north aisle about 75 years later, probably in the late 15th or very early 16th century.

I have affection to old farm equipment and sites. I am old enough to remember the last work-horses, the day the horse mower was parked for the last time and the first tractor came to my parents farm. How the old uquipment vas changed to be drawn by the tractor and the generations of new mowers and haymaking equipment.

Actually the right machine is for harvesting potatos

Old and so Beautiful!

  

See me on : 500px

“Old hands can hold memories of good things.”

— Sarah Addison Allen

 

Hands from Indian woman with thanks, from Nick Kenrick.

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Background with thanks, from Temari

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Antigo Pier - Old Pier

Ps - Digital arte

HDR

Fortaleza

Ceará, Brasil

 

Art Week Gallery Theme

Ruins and Abandoned Places

28/05 2021

Old ferry on Lake Seliger. City Ostashkov, Tver region. Russia.

Designed for transporting people and cars to the island.

viejo muelle de carga Aguilas, Murcia

An old man comes walking from Ferran Street to Saint Michael Square, in the Gothic Quarter of Barcelona, ​​along Pas de l’Ensenyança Street, in times of pandemic.

Old World swallowtail

Papilio machaon

 

...on a lantana (Lantana camara) flower.

 

Photographed in:

Abrantes, Santarém, Portugal.

Hello my amazing Flickr friends !!

Today is an orange day at Color my World Daily and the theme at Crazy Tuesdays is old and new. Of course we have Mr. Teddy bear with us to celebrate Happy Teddy Bear Tuesdays.

 

Mr. Teddy Bear has a dilemma: old or new ? What do you prefer ? New is exacting and cool and so new and so out of usual … New is the change and the challenge to adapt. But on the other hand: old is reassuring, it is what we are use to … Old is comfort and we know what to expect…

 

When Mr. Teddy Bear realized his old pencil was almost too old to continue to write his exciting adventures, he went pencil shopping… His old pencil was so awesome but those new guys were so shiny and new… Of course the new pencil will have to learn everything from the old one… so there is no question about throwing away the old pencil (this is the hoarder inside of me speaking ;-) !) But the choice was so difficult… New pencils looked so similar… with no distinctive signs, no character and no experience…. The old pencil was very stubborn and had an opinion on everything… but he had also the best stories to tell… the new guys were very « blah » in the eyes of Mr. Teddy Bear…

 

Eventually Mr. Teddy Bear will choose one new pencil… and he will try to get use to it and to make it his personal pencil… Until it becomes as awesome as his old pencil… And not so new anymore…

 

So are team NEW or team OLD ?

Me, I’m in the team OLD !

 

Happy CMWD and happy CT and happy HTBT to all participants !! And for the rest of us : happy day !!

 

Thank you so much for all your lovely comments / favs/ general support / happy thoughts!! Stay safe and healthy!! And see you soon on Flickr !!

old Nuremberg Fire Station No. 1 built in 1902 and replaced by a new structure in 2021

Old North Bridge is located in Minuteman Historical Park in Concord, MA. It's a historic location from the American Revolutionary war, where one of the first confrontations took place between British troops and American forces.

 

This old tree graces the land with its ever changing beauty in all seasons.

Old railway sleepers in a row on the shore of the lagoon and Bega River at Mogareeka near Tathra on the Far South Coast of NSW.

"Two things you discover when you're older and wiser — you're not actually any wiser, and behind the wrinkles, you're not any older, either."

Quote - Robert Brault

A wonderful old clock in Rokoko style, an inheritance from my mother. Unfortunately it no longer works and I have no place to stand. Now the clock is waiting in the cellar....

Some people may call it "junk". Old stuff is rich in history, forgotten with time and stored away. But filled with memories and I'll take that any ol' day!

 

Tuneage

 

Visit Junk

street "Old Arbat" in Moscow. The length of the Arbat is 1.2 km away. The name was first mentioned in 1475. At the present time street has become one of the most popular places among tourists and residents.

building built by architect AN Dubovskoy in 1913-1914. The building, whose facade is resolved in the neo-Gothic forms, is the largest construction of the street. Now - this house of the actor and numerous offices.

 

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