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Sunsets - Ladeephoenix
Pushing the limits of sleep deprivation
Two things: 1) I am a sucker for sunsets; 2) I like to try to find beauty in unlikely places.

Was downtown today running errands. Downtown, by most standards, is not the prettiest of places. Lots of older and/or rundown buildings, lots of crime and poverty, or...more crime and poverty than most would care to acknowledge or deal with. Most people try to get in and out of downtown as quickly as possible. Run the errand, have lunch, and/or buy that knick-knack, CD or DVD and beat a hasty retreat stage-right. Then there's me. I love people watching (lots of interesting people), watching the war protesters outside the Federal Building, studying the old 1800's facades on the buildings, and today, catching an exquisite sunset I don't think anyone was expecting. It had rained most of the day, but just as the sun began to set, the clouds began to break up, and voila! "Ooohhh, purty..." :D

Most of my pix today turned out rather ho-hum, but I liked these two...

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curls From: curls Date: February 5th, 2005 04:12 pm (UTC) (Link)
Those pictures are gorgeous! I'm such a photo whore. Lol. Love them! :D :D :D

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