Junie's Place: Shadow Shot Sunday~ 2~6~'11~ Charles in the shade at Cedar Key

Saturday, February 05, 2011

Shadow Shot Sunday~ 2~6~'11~ Charles in the shade at Cedar Key

Shadow Shot Sunday


This is my husband  Charles, in the shadow of a  tree at Cedar Key, Fl. This was in front of a charming little gift shop.

I believe this was 2 years ago on our 48th. anniversary. We had a little get away trip there to celebrate our day!

Cedar Key is a small island  off the coast- no more than a 2 hour drive from our house. We enjoy going there and I hope we can go again before too long, if only for a day trip.

The Island and town were named for the many Cedar trees that grow there. It was determined that the trees are actually 'Juniper' trees and not 'Cedars.' 
( ..  appropriate, since one of my nick names is Juniper! The ironies of life tickle me! )

In April we will celebrate our 50th anniversary!
(YES!! That's a long time!)
We jokingly add,about this time of year,"If we make it to April 27th."-insinuating- we might get a divorce before then! ;)
(only in jest-don't worry!)
We have made no plans yet as to where we might go or what we might do this time!
Whatever...it will be something simple! lol- That's what we are-and simple pleasures suit us fine!


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At 6:35 PM , Blogger Magical Mystical Teacher said...

Happy anniversary! My parents were married for 56 years, and when my mom died unexpectedly, my dad said, "Fifty-six years weren't enough." He really loved her, and I suspect that's true for the two of you as well.


Shadows may or may not be
Patterns of urbanity.
If a shadow threatens you,
Here, my dear, is what to do:
Grab the shadow by the throat,
Toss it to a billy goat,
So the goat can chomp and chew,
Keeping it away from you!

© 2011 by Magical Mystical Teacher

Chiseled Shadows

At 6:40 PM , Blogger Sylvia K said...

A very Happy Anniversary, Junie!! And here's to many more! Terrific shadow shot for the day as well!! Enjoy!


At 7:16 PM , Blogger Ralph said...

That perforated hat adds such a classy shadow to a true gentleman. Captured shadows are elegant...

We will be 25 years in May. Fifty is a wonderful milestone, a testament to true love! It has never gotten old, and never, ever will...

At 8:41 PM , Blogger Sally said...

Great shot, Junie! I like it. :)

FIFTY YEARS - awesome!! You guys inspire others! ((hugs))

At 8:59 PM , Blogger Carletta said...

I love the shadows!
I hope it's a compliment to Charles when I say he so reminds me of Ernest Hemingway in this photo. :)

At 11:01 PM , Blogger PAINTORDIG.blogspot.com said...

An absolutely perfect shadow shot. Be very proud of this one.

At 12:55 AM , Blogger Chubskulit Rose said...

Beautiful shadow shot!

My shadow shots

At 3:04 AM , Blogger indicaspecies said...

My best wishes for April 27th in advance...simple pleasures of the day is what keeps us going. All the best.:)

At 8:11 AM , Blogger Hootin' Anni said...

Oh Junie....I do so love this photo. They say a picture paints a 1000 words, this one is the epitome!

A Seagull Shadow

At 9:08 AM , Blogger Dianne said...

the shadows on his hat are remarkable
makes for a wonderful pattern on a strong profile :)

At 12:42 PM , Blogger Serendipity said...

That's a lovely shadow shot. I hope you find somewhere wonderful to go to celebrate your 50th anniversary!

At 1:49 PM , Blogger Donna said...

Love this shot Junie! Hope you both are doing great!

At 3:39 PM , Blogger Anvilcloud said...

I like that picture and wish you guys well in the countdown to April 27.

At 9:49 AM , Blogger JunieRose2005 said...

Thanks to all of you for your nice comments!

:) Yes, Carletta, I agree this pic (and some others) remind me of Hemingway!! :)


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