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An unforgettable image of NYC’s Lower Manhattan more than 8 years ago

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This image comes from a Facebook album and has been Skitched (www.skitch.com) and dropped in here. I feel shivers just looking at the image of the Twin Towers as they stood then. To me it is fortuitous that this image is offered as part of the reprise of the voyage of HMS Beagle that took place in the first third of the 19th century. The object in the lower left of the photo is the Clipper Stad Amsterdam under full sail:

BTW, this post with the Skitch image comes to this blog via Scribefire which happily accepts Skitch images for inclusion in WordPress.com posts!

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Written by BobG in Dalian & Vancouver

2009/09/22 at 10:05