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Why?-Tribute to people of London

By ovi  
London has got "blasted". More than 50 people paid with their own life for someone else's madness.
I took this picture 1 month ago in one of the Central Line (London Underground) stations where today's atrocity has taken place.
These two people could have been those who lost their life in London.
This is for all those who'll never get back home.

Tags: Photo journalism

Voters: BigPhil, liparig, sze4j and 15 more

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BigPhil 14 6 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2005 1:40PM
I like the sense of the people standing firm whilst the moving train stands for life moving on as normal.

Under normal circumstances this would have been a well captured shot, but in light of events today I think that it symbolises the fact that we all stand together in solidarity and sympathy with those people unfortunate enough to have been hurt or killed.

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liparig 15 233 United States
7 Jul 2005 1:50PM
nice shot well done
joe
magda_indigo 16 418 England
7 Jul 2005 3:25PM
a poignant tribute, Ovi, as usual, straight to the point, click (*:*)
urban-hero 15 23 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2005 3:28PM
As Magda says...

Andy.
Pete Plus
18 18.8k 97 England
8 Jul 2005 12:51AM
Yes, symbolic!
8 Jul 2005 1:00AM
Ovi this is just so heart wrenching, a symbolic image of a tragic event. K.
kinkladze 14 4
8 Jul 2005 1:53AM
Agree with all the above.

David
paul_indigo 16 259 United Kingdom
8 Jul 2005 4:55AM
Strong image that creates a moment to pause and think.
ovi 15 11 1 Romania
8 Jul 2005 6:27AM
Thank very much everyone for your sensitive comments and Peter for the distinction given to my image.
Indeed what was happened yesterday shouldn't have happened or should never happen again.I'm still keeping up with every new related to this tragic event and I can't believe it.
The pictures published in the newspapers reveal the tragedy and at the same time a very sensitive aproach to the subject from all the photographers there.
I'm full of respect for all those that helped:Ambulance Service,Fire Dept.,Rescue Teams,Police,civilians,Press etc.
bassan Plus
16 13
10 Jul 2005 8:26AM
Powerful and sensitively done

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