Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Maura

I don't expect you to understand this post; it's personal. You might, however, find pleasure in seeing some pictures. The images are captivating, in my opinion.

Here are photographs of Maura, the first woman I loved. We were together over 20 years and never stopped loving each other. Maura is a painter and she lives in Wales now.

Do any of these pictures strike you in any way?



















12 comments:

  1. Her hair is so beautiful! I always wanted to be a true red head! Her eyes are so soulful! 20 years is a long time...

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    1. Maura's hair has always been spellbinding.

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  2. She is lovely - that first picture is mesmerizing!

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  3. Wow, she looks stunning in these pictures.

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    1. Thanks. She still does at age 60. Being vegetarian since 12, she hasn't aged at all.

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  4. Lovely in all regards. You never forget your first love

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  5. How lovely she is, her hair is just magnificent! xxx

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  6. I think just seeing the pictures you picked and the way you talk about her shows how important she was in your life. I dig her fancy bird? chicken? shirt in the first pic.

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  7. Striking hair and vivacious eyes :) The images are indeed captivating, how beautiful that you still think of her.

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  8. Maura is beautiful. And I absolutely love her hair!!

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  9. What an intensely meaningful, evocative post, Ally. So often we end relationships and then do everything in our power to distance ourselves for them.

    At times this is 100% warranted and even necessary from a personal safety standpoint, but others don't call for such extreme measures. I feel that acknowledging, honouring, and remembering the person we shared a solid chunk of our time on this planet with can be a healthy and wonderful thing to do.

    Thank you for the reminder of just that via this moving post about lovely Maura and the two decades you experienced together.

    Autumn Zenith 🎃 Witchcrafted Life

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