Weekly Photo Challenge: Morning

August 5, 2016 at 4:34 pm 7 comments

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Location: Punta Gorda, Belize

It was such a beautiful morning. Most of the residents in this coastal town were still asleep. There was hardly any activity going on. I wondered what was keeping them in bed. Didn’t Emily Bronte once said that the best time of the day was over by 10 a.m? Then again, I had to remind myself I was a tourist. I wasn’t supposed to judge.

As I walked around, I saw the remains of what looked like a crab. At the height of the thunderstorm the previous night, it must have tried to cross the street to find a safer place to hide. Sadly, it failed and was crushed by a passing motorist instead.

It was a risk worth taking even though it ended in tragedy. For sure, it was much better than ending in a cooking pot somewhere. I thought it deserved to be remembered for posterity. Hurriedly, I took its picture before I got run over myself.

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  • 1. stenoodie  |  August 5, 2016 at 8:59 pm

    That is a sad sight. RIP, crab.

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    • 2. plaridel  |  August 6, 2016 at 8:57 am

      stenoodie:

      i guess it was victim of progress coming to town.

      Reply
  • 3. lifeconfusions  |  August 6, 2016 at 9:18 am

    Well you gave him it’s last ode…

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    • 4. plaridel  |  August 7, 2016 at 12:13 pm

      zee:

      it was only right and proper.

      Reply
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  • 6. aandj8804  |  August 10, 2016 at 10:35 am

    Maybe he’s just sleeping? 😉

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    • 7. plaridel  |  August 10, 2016 at 6:57 pm

      aandj8804:

      nope, he was crushed, devoid of life. 😦

      Reply

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