November 19th, 2012
Down by the Mississippi River in Memphis, Tennessee...
Tom Lee rescued 32 people from a sinking paddle steamer in 1925
This statue was erected in the Noughties ~ in the park which was named in his honour in the 1950s...
More images of her can be viewed here
When we had the first snow this year in Linz, Upper Austria, I got up very early in the morning just to make pictures of flowers with ice on their leaves. Usually a Rose doesn't show it that clearly, that she is a queen (she's modest), but that day she did. I am glad, that I got out of bed that day so early, because a few hours later, when I looked outside, I found all the wonderful ice molten
Split Rock Lighthouse, Minnesota