Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Just become quiet, still and solitary - and the world will offer itself to you to be unmasked; it has no choice. It will roll in ecstasy at your feet - Franz Kafka

38 comments:

magiceye said...

beautifully composed and apt caption!

Devika said...

Nice composition again, Ash....i thought the quote was by Franz Kafka; a Google check too gives it so...You need to check that out :)

wishes,
devika

Ash said...

Thank you very much for the correction, Devika. Much appreciated!

ladyfi said...

Wonderful quote and such a gorgeous bench for contemplation.

Devika said...

You're welcome, Ash :)

wishes,
devika

Jeevan said...

in a word its quite 'beautiful'!

Amrita said...

Such a charming old world bench an d th e quote goes so well with it., remeind s me of a convent garden where I used to relax

George said...

I really like the simplicity of this bench. The composition of this photo is wonderful, and the quote is absolutely perfect for the photo.

hope and love said...

beautiful.. i too love solitude.. daily doses of solitude is a must for me..

Paresh Palicha said...

Wow!

Cloudia said...

An amazing photo, perfectly coupled with a quote to gild the day!




Aloha from Waikiki, ASH :)

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Maddy said...

Beautiful Quote for a beautiful pictures

Loz said...

I love this one Ash - spirals can mean so much depending on where you start to trace them from

Quint said...

One of the great writters for a great photo. Just perfect!
You have a very big and gentle soul seeing through those eyes of yours, Ash.
Only a great soul could bring us such marvels like the one being seen on this photo.

Photo Cache said...

simple but effective. i love it.

London Caller said...

Lovely double curves!

eden said...

Love the photo and the quote. Thank you for sharing.

Zuzana said...

Beautiful fall detail, depicting a late autumn melancholy...
xoxo

Adee said...

i absolutely love the still, silent beauty of it :)

don said...

I like the decorative touch the wrought iron arm rests adds to the bench's looks. Nice shot.

Mohan said...

Hyde park? nice shot with apt quote!

Rajesh said...

Great shot and apt words.

Peter said...

Perfectly captured! There are a lot of empty benches at the moment ... dull weather!

Annie said...

love the peace, the serenity, the emotional curves of this image. The perspecive, down low, invites me in.

Viola said...

Hm... I like those words... And such a gorgeous photo you've got of that bench!!!! :)

Pierrot said...

So relaxing curly bench, nice to seat there, wasn't it? ^o^

Standley said...

Lovely composition with the repetition here Ashwathy!

goatman said...

A peaceful and quieting place to sit.
Just what I needed. Thanks

Joy said...

Nice shot. Moody and meaningful.

Enjoy the weekend - whatever the weather!

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Arti said...

Thats so serene and beautiful... Loved the quote, silence is indeed a medicine...
Have a great weekend:)

Arti said...

Thats so serene and beautiful... Loved the quote, silence is indeed a medicine...
Have a great weekend:)

Leovi said...

I love your style, you have a very attractive language.

Pinto said...

Simply beautiful...

sandeep said...

beautiful composition

Pierrot said...

A fairy curly garden chair!

Ash said...

Thanks for your comments everyone!

Mohan - This was at Brandon Hill, Bristol

Pierrot said...

I'm wondering if it was, or not,this one!

;)

Ash said...

Yes, thats the one!!!