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May 28th, 2012

Mirroring Responsibilities: Lest We Forget

Posted by Lucaites in boots and hands, visual memory

Photo Credit: Susan Walsh/AP

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  1. Janis Edwards said,

    on July 11th, 2012 at 9:19 am

    This struck me so differently than the dozens of similar images I have seen of the wall. The expression of the hand is so like “The Creation.” Another image often parodied, but this image evokes thoughtfulness.

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