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glimpse: HARDHEADED HEART | When you’re in love, in a happy relationship, or a fresh arrival to the honeymoon phase, the heart exclaims boldly that the feeling will last. And no matter how skeptical the mind, no matter how condescendingly it unveils the heart’s youthful foolishness, it can’t tame the wildly beating chest. In Paris, couples prove their faith in the hardheaded heart by fastening padlocks to bridges along the Seine river and tossing the key into the water. How many of the relationships are still locked in the sturdy embrace is unknown, but there’s certainly no lack of believers.

glimpse: ABSURD | I’m too grown up to let something as absurd as reality burst my bubbles.

 

Arona, Tenerife / Spain · 2016   overlooking Arona and Tenerife's South

 

Burano, Venice / Italy · 2009   idly hued

 

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