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Shadow
Gaze
To the Game
Watching Manhattanhenge
Contemplating Among the Trees
Lupine roadside
Mountain dogs
Hoʻomaikaʻi
Powered Parachute II
Huaca Tres Palos, Peru
Profound pray ...
Before the Game
The Natural Bridge
Plasma Trail
Arlington Cemetery with Washington Monument in Background
Osprey flying with Bunker
expectant
Ocean Way 1
Ms. Matrix
Ice cream boy
Emel - 2
Light at the end of the tunnel
The Crowned Woman
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Before the Game

This is a photograph of one of the star players on a college football team. This is a moment of silence and anticipation as he climbs to the top of a ladder to deliver an inspirational speech to his entire team and a crowd of fans before the biggest game of the season. The sword in hand is a symbol associated with the school mascot, and it is traditional to hold the sword when delivering pre-game speeches.

TAGS: California, People

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Silverado, California, United States of America
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© Rachel Bennett.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2018, 4:08 p.m.
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