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Boy's first visit to pumpkin patch results in speech
Black-throated Gray Warbler in a cool stream
White-eye
Enchanted lighthouse
Rehearsal at the park
Camping Ground
Munching on some baked rice !
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Profile of a Lioness
Low tide beach
Cloudy Evening
Mother and her baby
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The Tree Couple in Yosemite
Peek a boo !
At the shooting range with the ladies.
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An Elephant Scene
Warmth
A shrub
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The green goblin !
Christmas tree captures the heart of Christmas
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Mother and her baby

My friend's mother suffered a severe stroke a few months back. Now wheel chair bound and barley cognizant. My friend is exhausted balancing caring for his mom and his own career and family. This role reversal has become common place as baby boomer ages, and modern medicine pushes back the grim reaper. But the quality of this extended life often doesn't live up to expectation. Along with the escalating medical cost, the sandwich generation in America will continue to be stretched ever thinner.

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Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2014, 3:31 a.m.
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Focal Length: 8.8mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
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ISO: ISO250
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