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18 May 2021 6:54AM
Outstanding ... and so powerful accompanied by your comment.
Tony
AlfieK Plus
4 1 1 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 6:58AM
A superb documentary portrait which conveys the sadness of his situation and a great intro, Tony. There's enough wealth in this country to accommodate these guys, if distributed more fairly. I do hope he manages to find somewhere soon.
Alfie
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2420 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 7:18AM
You have given them both dignity.
Excellent Tony!

Colin
18 May 2021 7:44AM
A brilliant image capturing a whole real life story in a frame, Tony. Excellent!

JohnSmile
bluesandtwos 11 521 1 England
18 May 2021 8:05AM
Whenever I see people living in such unfortunate and often unnecessary circumstances, (for most this could be fixed if the people in power chose), I can't help but think that they were once someones little boy, someones son, with all the hopes and dreams that children have, and for whatever mistakes they may have made, or maybe just fate, they deserve better. Sad

Sorry, I don't have the capacity to stay serious for long, great picture that it is, it reminds me of the Vicar of Dibley sketch with the farmer on stage in the church hall demonstrating his farting duck. Sorry. Blush

Dave
18 May 2021 8:32AM
Well done Tony a moving pair of shots makes you think how fortunate we are !..in the meantime if you gatecrash into our country from across the channel you get every thing provided !!
clevercloggs Plus
17 251 15 Netherlands
18 May 2021 8:41AM
He is waiting 6 months outdoors just so he can be with his dog.

Robert
viscostatic 14 50 11 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 8:49AM
Two excellent images of both the man and his dog. So sad.

Phil.
ZenTony Plus
5 6 1 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 8:54AM

Quote:He is waiting 6 months outdoors just so he can be with his dog.

Robert


Yes Robert. It’s all he has in life
Tony
franken Plus
18 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 8:54AM
It's a sad reflection on the times we live in.

Ken.
RonDM Plus
6 106 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 9:06AM
This is a great image that tells a sad story, well depicted

Ron
18 May 2021 9:10AM
“Dogs have a way of finding the people who need them, and filling the emptiness we didn’t ever know we had”
~ Thom Jones
p.s. excellent photography, Tony
18 May 2021 10:13AM
Great shots Tony!
Cheers Roland
Two great shots Tony .
We should look after our own homeless people in this country and not send as much aid to some of the countries that use the money on space exploration,
or corrupt governments

Harry
cooky Plus
17 6 4 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 10:50AM
Image first. Fantastic and empathetic portrait of Kelvin and Yoki. Great B/W.

His situation is tragic and echoed around the country. We are judged by how we care for our most vulnerable in society so we don't have to think hard on that one...

There but for the Grace of God...

Kath
18 May 2021 1:16PM
Great shot Tony; really shows the character of both dog & owner.
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
18 May 2021 2:22PM
Two very strong images that bring up strong emotions...
Isabel
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
18 May 2021 2:23PM
This is so sad. You've captured them both with such emotion. Breaks ones heart.
dudler Plus
17 1.6k 1859 England
18 May 2021 10:09PM
So much character...
19 May 2021 6:30AM
Pretty sad how much money we send off to far flung parts of the globe ...yet this poor person has six months to wait for a roof over his head . Drives me bonkers ...thx for the introduction Tony,
The hint of a smile in the version shows he still has hope...
Cheers Waltb

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