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11 Nov 2013 12:00PM
Very touching shot.

I used to be employed in a chairty which works with people who are deaf and blind and touch is an underrated sense.


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mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.0k 1602 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 12:09PM
Intensely sad, and moving. And beautiful.
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
11 Nov 2013 12:30PM
A beautiful and very moving image, Joline, I'm sure the young guy was thrilled and honoured to receive the quilt. Carol
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 70 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 12:40PM
An apparently simple reportage that is actually hard-hitting. The young man's apparently jaunty demeanour belies his real condition.

franken Plus
14 4.1k 4 Wales
11 Nov 2013 12:55PM

Quote:Intensely sad, and moving. And beautiful.

I agree Joline.

KingBee Plus
10 506 2 Scotland
11 Nov 2013 1:12PM
Poignant in the extreme. We who have sight and all the other senses we so take for granted cannot begin to imagine the loss of a single one.


sable 8 9 7 England
11 Nov 2013 1:16PM
Very moving image xx
11 Nov 2013 1:16PM
very sad emotionally charged image superb work
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 1:41PM
Great emmotion in this. Peter.
Irishkate Plus
6 40 107 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 2:13PM
A wonderful gesture to a young man who has lost a great gift.
As photographers we can sympathise even more.
mikbee 10 3 8 Scotland
11 Nov 2013 2:13PM
He looks so young Joline !!
A touching shot indeed.
debu 7 India
11 Nov 2013 2:48PM
Very nice mono.
Fefe Plus
5 23 31 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 3:01PM

Quote:A wonderful gesture to a young man who has lost a great gift.
As photographers we can sympathise even more.

I am with Kate here.


Ps, I answered your question on Rusty if you have time WinkSmile
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
11 Nov 2013 6:02PM
This is a truly wonderful gesture you ladies make when you present these beautiful quilts. I am sure every one of the recipients will value them for ever.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 6:25PM
An intensely powerful and moving image, so very well captured.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
11 Nov 2013 7:16PM
What a moving image Joline.

taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
11 Nov 2013 9:03PM
I wondered about this quilt earlier-- texture and so on is a perfect way-- an incredibly beautiful gesture!
11 Nov 2013 10:24PM
A powerful image so very well captured.
xwang 7 56 8
12 Nov 2013 10:28AM
What a wonderful idea.. A moving story. Excellently captured image.
7 10 10 England
12 Nov 2013 10:12PM
I'm sure he will really appreciate this Comforter Joline.
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
14 Nov 2013 2:52AM
How wonderful.... What a lovely gesture...
He looks like a proud man. I'm sure he'll make good use of it!

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