Just me rambling about birds, books, bunnies, or whatever!
Saturday, August 10, 2013
Outisde the touch of time
the outside world, we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We
know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share
private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family
griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time. ~Clara Ortega
This is one of those magical photos that I took almost by accident, but that manages to capture some of the truest parts of my brother Brian. We'd just come back from visiting a local auction, one of his favorite places, and he was pouring over the treasures that he brought home with him. In this case it was a box of old records. The look on his face, his posture and the lighting all contribute to a scene I think I've been witnessing my whole life as his kid sister... his total enchantment with anything related to music and with old, discarded things.