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The Stream runs through it!
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Patriotic Eagle
Play Ball, American Baseball,
Time is of the essence
Posing Prairie Dogs
The giant sleeps tonight
White Bird
Condor at Colca Canyon
Dark Side of the Moon
Beauty in the drought,  The toll of the heat, Pale Passion
Me llama llama
Improv at the Parade in Peru
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Sunlight's lover
Peruvians at the Parade
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IR Christ
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Morning at the Uros Floating Islands
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Beauty in the drought, The toll of the heat, Pale Passion

When my family moved to Oklahoma, I wasn't quite prepared for the intense heat and drought that are so common in this part of the country. My mother had planted some knock out roses that are resistant to drought. Even when the grass was brown and the creeks were dry, these roses served as a reminder that beauty lies in all seasons of life. Even the harshest heat and dry conditions can still produce great, undying, unquenchable beauty,

TAGS: Oklahoma, United States

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© Sarah Swanson.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2014
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2014, 9:38 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
Focal Length: 4.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f2.7
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Lone Grove, Oklahoma, United States of America