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By JouŠo  
I dedicate this shot to my wife, who FINALLY is coming home from the hospital after over a month Smile

Here sits the happiest man on earth...LOL....

Thank you for your contininous support and warm wishes during these painful weeks...

I can´t thank you enough!





PS My wife will see this same scene about in an hour or so....I took this shot last Tuesday on my way back home from the hospital........

Tags: General Spring Lakes Joy Landscape and travel Homecoming

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User_Removed 18 17.9k 8 Norway
20 Apr 2007 2:39PM
Beautiful Jouko.

I wasn't aware of your wife's situation. I'm sorry - but so pleased that she well and is coming home. My Best Wishes to both of you.

claret 18 49 England
20 Apr 2007 2:40PM
Great news Jouko. Great shot too.
ChazB 17 64 3 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 2:43PM
Superb light and reflections!
Best wishes,
Tandberg 19 1.2k 2 England
20 Apr 2007 2:44PM
Lovely mate

Dont know what happened? mate

But glad your smiling Wink

Cristian 17 950 1
20 Apr 2007 2:46PM
So pleased to hear that your wife is on the mend.

..............Also cracking image.

stevebutler 17 122 England
20 Apr 2007 2:50PM
An absolute beauty Jouko. Really pleased that you will have your wife back home with you soon.

JouŠo 18 56 Finland
20 Apr 2007 2:52PM
Thank you everyone...........

You really are the BEST!

Felozz 15
20 Apr 2007 2:52PM

We are all smiling for you and with your picture, great photo. Hope your wife keeps getting better

AlanBW 16 20 England
20 Apr 2007 2:54PM
Beautiful image, so pleased that your wife well enough to come home
nuts 15 Netherlands
20 Apr 2007 2:55PM
Another cracker it,s getting better and better nice to hear your wife is coming home HAPPY DAY,s grt aj
IanFlindt 17 740 21 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 3:00PM
Jouko, I am so pleased for you and your wife. This must be one your happiest days. Best wishes to you both. Ian

(Not a bad image, by the way!) Smile
pennyspike 19 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 3:02PM
Wonderful news and a great picture to welcome her home.
jaktis 18 84 Sweden
20 Apr 2007 3:02PM
Happy you and a joyful view

20 Apr 2007 3:11PM
Really wonderful image, as always.
Fantastic news about your wife Jouko, my best wishes for your wife and you.
Lot of H&K
JouŠo 18 56 Finland
20 Apr 2007 3:12PM
Thank you everyone..............

I really appreciate your warm wishes and thoughts............

CathyT 16 7.3k 18 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 3:15PM
Lovely shot Jouko, wishing your wife a speedy recovery.

Sezz 17 619 15 England
20 Apr 2007 3:16PM
A beautiful image, I'm so pleased for you both Jouko - my best wishes and have a good weekend!

JouŠo 18 56 Finland
20 Apr 2007 3:18PM
Ian: Can´t remember happier day than today : )

This is just a snaphot and when I took this shot last Tuesday, my feelings were totally different than today.........just had to have some air and took five steps from my car and took a shot.........

Thank you and now I have to do some preparations for my wifes homecoming........light some candles, prepare some good food etc..... : )

20 Apr 2007 3:18PM
I know the feeling of having a wife in the hospital for extended stays, its never fun. Im glad she's coming back home, may your days be blessed.

Love the reflections and colors in this shot, beautiful!
Kim Walton 18 145 30 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 3:23PM
Made up for you both!

And not a half bad image!!!
C_Daniels 17 399 10 England
20 Apr 2007 3:24PM
Buffalo_Tom Plus
15 2.3k 29 Wales
20 Apr 2007 3:39PM
I am so pleased for you Jouko.Best wishes and I hope the both of you have a wonderful weekend/you deserve it.
Make sure you cook her her favourite now.
Great picture also.
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
20 Apr 2007 3:40PM
Hurrah! Hurrah!

What a gorgeous homecoming image! (I can feel your joy all the way here in Pennsylvania)

Best Wishes to you both! Enjoy!

StevenPrice 17 30 2 England
20 Apr 2007 3:41PM
top notch image i really like the reflections.
Hanners 16 875 10 Ireland
20 Apr 2007 3:49PM
glad to hear that she's coming Home Jouko and I wish you both all the very best. This is the perfect image.

CLIX Smile
brownsilent 15 7 2 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 3:51PM
These are the best news I've heard today! Cheer up laddie, you'll need probably a lot of power to lead your wife farther through the next weeks, but hopefully all is going to get well. Keep us informed about the progress. We want to hear the good news as well!
Lovely image, this will stay with you forever. Thanks for sharing it with us.
All my love to you and your wife
johnjohn01 20 58 England
20 Apr 2007 4:10PM
That's good news Jouko. Stunning shot as well.
Maddie 17 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 4:12PM
pleased to hear the good news Jouko, lovely picture.
20 Apr 2007 4:14PM
Best wishes to your wife - great image too.
JouŠo 18 56 Finland
20 Apr 2007 4:15PM
Thank you.............

Your lovely thoughts and wishes warm my heart..........

The candles are lit, the food (my own secret recipe) is in the oven and everything is cleaned up and about in an hour my wife should be at home : )

chrissd 16 304 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 4:16PM
fantastic news Jouko, we are so pleased for you, not a bad image either!!
allanC 16 21 Scotland
20 Apr 2007 4:24PM
Lovely view Jouko, well captured. Best wishes to you and your wife.
RobDougall 15 25 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 4:34PM
Great news Jouko - best wishes to you both.
Anoher fantastic shot
kinfatric 17 550 9 Scotland
20 Apr 2007 4:38PM
Great shot and good news Smile
Neil_Higgins 15 35 3 England
20 Apr 2007 4:42PM
Fantastic landscape and wonderful news, well done Jouko.
Brenty 15 12 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 4:48PM
Beautiful clarity.
NeilM 15 England
20 Apr 2007 4:50PM
stunning image Jouko as always, best wishes to you both.

dp 18 165 3 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 4:54PM
Brilliant news!! Really pleased for you mate. Now look after her!

uggyy 16 2.1k 9 Scotland
20 Apr 2007 5:00PM
good news !!

Im not going to even coment on the photo Smile

More happy for your news !!! Pass all out best wishes as one to here please.

ripleysalien 15 1.2k 11 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 5:04PM
Welcome home Mrs Jouko, great shot, real nice light and reflection.

49er 16 564
20 Apr 2007 5:12PM
Beautiful shot as always..


shortski 16 3 1 England
20 Apr 2007 5:19PM
so glad that your wife is coming home and what a lovely image to celebrate.....jojo
20 Apr 2007 5:19PM
lovely reflections and light, wonderful news on your wife.

GillyB 17 317 8 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 5:22PM
Wonderful news Jouko and a wonderful shot too!

20 Apr 2007 5:24PM
Brilliant shot again... really really good.

pmorgan 15 217 13 England
20 Apr 2007 5:35PM
Excellent news to go with a stunning image Jouko, I know I am miles away, but I am genuinely very happy for you both, and wish you continued good health!!!

Best Regards
Yogendra Plus
18 22 1 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 5:50PM
Beautiful shot, Superb.

20 Apr 2007 6:00PM
Congratulations to you both, I'm really pleased for you. And what a lovely picture and title for such a very special occasion.

John (-:
MrsS 15 4.5k 18 England
20 Apr 2007 6:08PM
Jouko, I hope she found it as beautiful as I do!
All our love (me & sut68) to you both - hope she likes the umbrella!! Smile


Fran x
sunshot 17 24 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 6:11PM
oh well jouko, this is a brilliant capture as ever, just brilliant.

franken Plus
19 5.4k 4 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 6:12PM
A wonderful image, the composition,the colours,the sky and the reflections of it are all superb.

VintageRed 16 15 1 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 6:33PM
Delighted for your your news Jouko.
JouŠo 18 56 Finland
20 Apr 2007 6:42PM
THANK YOU............................................

My wife has been happily home for two hours : )

The feeling is beyond description : )

My apologies for not being active today, but I have now better things to do than EPZ....LOL..............

My wife sends her warmest thanks to you ALL..........

Love you all............

Jouko & Mrs. J
MalcolmS Plus
16 1.2k 13 England
20 Apr 2007 6:52PM
Great news Jouko.
Love the reflection and rich colours on this.

20 Apr 2007 6:56PM
Superb as always Jouko ! However the cracker today is the good news amigo Wink
rontear Plus
19 23 9 England
20 Apr 2007 7:17PM
Happy ending and some reminder! An image not to be forgotten Jourko, all the best Ron.
MarkT 17 119 2 England
20 Apr 2007 7:27PM
Great news Jouko, I think you deserve a beer Smile

Beautiful shot btw.

20 Apr 2007 7:39PM
Wow, what an absolute beauty of a shot...pleased to hear about your wife Jouko, good luck, and snap a few more shots soon, click, Mac
ESP 15 26 England
20 Apr 2007 8:19PM
So very pleased to hear your good news .......and so very happy for you !

Your work as always is superb...but this has an extra special meaning and is a stunning shot

Best wishes to you both......

and a BIG Click !!

Sara Smile
Phoebecat 16 1 Italy
20 Apr 2007 8:20PM
Spectacular reflection you got here! Your usual high standard. Very happy for you about the good news too

Nigel_95 Plus
16 262 2 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 8:34PM
I'm so glad to hear your good news Jouko. Have a great weekend.

tull 19 181 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 9:24PM
Wonderful news Jouko love and best wishes.

20 Apr 2007 9:40PM
Fantastic picture, good luck with everything.x
TerryBaxter 16 11
20 Apr 2007 10:36PM
Love really is the sweetest thing; sincere congrats and best wishes.

jeanie Plus
18 6.0k 6 United Kingdom
20 Apr 2007 11:45PM
What superb news Jouko.....

You both have a relaxed, peaceful weekend....

I am so happy to hear you will be together again now....

Lots of haleja,

21 Apr 2007 12:26AM
Sooooo Happy for you and Mrs. J......Excellent News and will be front page in the States, Jouko.....LOL!

May Mrs. J. feel better and better each day, our thoughts and well wishes are bestowed upon you

Almost forgot...........A Gorgeous shot as well.....Smile

Have a WONDERFUL weekend.......Bunches, I mean HUGE Bunches of Haleja's for you both.....Luv,
Suzan x
tomcat 16 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
21 Apr 2007 9:14AM
Top marks Jouko

martin.w Plus
20 616 29 United Kingdom
21 Apr 2007 9:17AM
Glad to here your good news Jouko, I hope all goes well.
21 Apr 2007 10:17AM
Great news and a great shot!
The sky is just fabulous.

Jasbe 17 116 England
21 Apr 2007 11:46AM
Excellent !!!

21 Apr 2007 4:16PM
wonderful news and image...glad to hear your wife is coming home...send her my best...
your friend ......................

thorn 17 124 2 Scotland
21 Apr 2007 4:23PM
Hi Jouko,
A wonderful image but even better news..........
hope you're feeling like lots of rowing on that lake in your boat............
Be happy,peaceful and healthy both of you............
lots of haleja............................
nice that your home now Mrs J,
your friend,
Slaterm 16 496 1 United Kingdom
21 Apr 2007 8:36PM
great image to dedicate to your wife - I expect she will be very happy with it
conrad 17 10.9k 116
21 Apr 2007 9:08PM
Could probably do with a slight rotation, but this is a wonderful image - I love the sky and its reflections. Glad to hear your wife is home again - enjoy it!
anthhope 16 1 England
21 Apr 2007 10:01PM
That's great news about your wife and what a photo to welcome her with. Superb..
glazzaro 17 70 23 United States
22 Apr 2007 3:40AM
Nice contrast and light, brilliant scene! Spot on! Click!!!

scott_jessuk 16 249 1 Scotland
22 Apr 2007 9:31AM
Really impressive photo, great colour and light. All the best.

JouŠo 18 56 Finland
22 Apr 2007 10:15AM


And sorry for not being active lately here at EPZ, but after having my wife back from the hospital after over four weeks, I have had other more important things to do.........LOL.......

EPZ is a fine forum, when you have difficulties------my humble thanks to you ALL...............

My wife is feeling MUCH better, now that she is finally at home.......she sends her thanks to you are the best!

martinl 18 272 2 United Kingdom
23 Apr 2007 12:57PM
Good to make you a 100, and good news about your wife.

Fitting tribute, and hope the recovery continues well.

Gaz_H 15 150 1 United Kingdom
24 Apr 2007 9:23PM
Wonderful news for you both Jouko - I hope you're taking care of her Grin
Alison_S 16 339 United Kingdom
2 May 2007 9:50AM
Lovely picture, and sentiment behind this. Glad to hear that Mrs J is on the mend and back home now........


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