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Kilroy Was Here

By ChiliMan
Or Chad. Depending on which side of the pond you’re from. I’m from neither side but I first got to know this guy as Kilroy. You know the one…that graffiti guy peeking over the wall?

I didn’t see him when I took the pic, though. It was a sunny day and everything looked photographable. A blue bus was to my left at a traffic light. This little hatch on its side caught my eye (not physically, mind you…ouch!). So down went the window and zoom went the Ixus.

Only at home did I notice the sideways Kilroy! (sideways in the original shot in V2)

I love this sorta ‘later-on-the-computer’ surprise Grin


Andrew

Tags: Transport Specialist and abstract Chad Silly Sunday Kilroy Humour and fun

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Comments


SlowSong Plus
8 6.6k 29 England
14 Jul 2013 5:42PM
That's brilliant Andrew. And how clever of you to spot it. GrinGrinGrin

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mrswoolybill Plus
10 990 1514 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 5:43PM
Brilliant. Either way round. Thanks for the laugh.
Moira
CarolG Plus
10 198 19 Greece
14 Jul 2013 5:47PM
A wonderful spot and capture, Andrew, what a cute little face Smile Carol
14 Jul 2013 5:50PM
you are the same as me ...
I love the surprises when back home on the computer...with a glass of cooking wine I hasten to add..Wink
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 5:50PM
Oh yes - the complete Kilroy. Wasn't he related to SNAFU? or even responsible for it Blush
A brilliant example of observation, or in this case perhaps second sight Grin
Regards
Bill
joseph 10 England
14 Jul 2013 5:56PM
Wish I had taken this!!! Brilliant stuff Andrew !!!
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 6:12PM
this one made me chuckle andrew very well spotted and capture a cracker nice one Wink
andy
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
14 Jul 2013 6:59PM
LOL ! my dad painted kilroy on his plane during WW2 (He was a spy!)

a great find!
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
14 Jul 2013 7:01PM
Brilliant work Andrew! SmileSmileSmile

Ken
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 7:20PM
Brilliant, gave both Garrath and I a really good laugh.
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 7:38PM
Brilliant Andrew, and has given a smile over this side of the pond!
I thought it was a cat flapBlushBlush
Lillian
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
14 Jul 2013 7:43PM
Blue is the colour on this Silly Sunday
AnnChown Plus
7 199 1 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 8:48PM
Just brilliant Andrew - I agree about the fun of seeing things on the computer you never knew were there at the time. Smile
Ann
14 Jul 2013 9:08PM
Funny.
Brilliant piece of observation.

Richard
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
14 Jul 2013 10:51PM
Ah yes I remember him well - was quite the in thing at one time to make silly captions for him. SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Joan.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
14 Jul 2013 11:13PM
Really, really funny. Great eyes you have........Sandy
bunbeam 11 2 United Kingdom
14 Jul 2013 11:19PM
brilliant Grin well spotted...
bun Smile
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
15 Jul 2013 5:17AM
Excellent observation Andrew !! Excellent and humorous capture indeed !!
DeSilver Plus
9 13 11 England
16 Jul 2013 2:50PM
Lovely blue. I must admit that I would never thought of photographing this so it just goes to show how much better your photographic eye is than mine. Wink Smile


David.
DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
16 Jul 2013 3:40PM
I love this, brought back some happy memories when we used to play Kilroy over the garden walls with all our mates.
Lovely colour blue.
Great capture....
Hilary (*_*)..xx

PS...been trying to find out the name of the rose but no luck as yet.....xx
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
16 Jul 2013 3:50PM
I can't wait to get my hands on this Kilroy chap Andrew,
after he wrote all over my garden hut.
When I do,he will be black and blue !!
Good spot.
Mick.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
16 Jul 2013 6:54PM
Brilliant, nearly missed this one GrinGrin

Dave
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
17 Jul 2013 12:16AM
A jennyouwine one,Andrew.
Brian
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2013 1:38PM
that is so clever Andrew, you managed to get two lovely images.
regards
Yung
bliba Plus
11 2 Austria
23 Jul 2013 4:52PM
brilliant

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