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Saturday, October 14, 2006
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Theme For The Week: LOST

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This tree LOST all its beauty after all its leaves fell off during the
recent typhoon that hit our country. There are around 5 of them in this street
and I used to admire it every morning on my way to work because I can see
a lot of birds on its branches and at the same time, it added to the beauty of
the surroundings. I am now not sure if all 5 of them will ever recover from the
damage of the typhoon.

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  • At 10/14/2006 6:09 PM, Blogger Meow

    The tree looks beautiful, even with out leaves. I always admire naked trees ... they have a personality all their own.
    HOpe you are all well.
    Take care, Meow

  • At 10/14/2006 6:15 PM, Blogger Connie and Rob

    I hope the leaves return!!!
    Great picture for theme today.

    Take care,
    Thanks for visiting my blog.

  • At 10/14/2006 6:28 PM, Anonymous Debbie

    Oh I hope they recover! It must have been a wonderful tree. Great interpretation for the theme. Mine is up. Have a wonderful weekend!

  • At 10/14/2006 6:29 PM, Blogger OldOldLady Of The Hills

    It is so sad, and yet there is great beauty in that tree even without the leaves....I dearly hope it does recover and will once again be filled with an abundance of may take a while, though.

  • At 10/14/2006 7:21 PM, Anonymous Danella

    That tree still looks beautiful, hope the leaves return soon.

    Mine is up too.

  • At 10/14/2006 7:38 PM, Blogger Maribeth

    Hoping that the leaves all grow back!

  • At 10/14/2006 7:39 PM, Blogger Wystful1

    Well, first, I like how you interpreted "LOST". And yes, a tree loses the beauty of leaves,....but it's still pretty to me.

    Hope it survives and flourishes once again.

    Happy Saturday.
    Mine's posted

  • At 10/14/2006 9:09 PM, Blogger Lazy Daisy

    That is a loss and a really beautiful memory. Hope your country and the landscape recover.

  • At 10/14/2006 9:14 PM, Blogger Pamela

    Simply a great photo for the theme! Hope all the trees recover. We don't have Typhoons here in Florida, but we have had our share of hurricanes, and they can be as devastating. Take Care! :)

  • At 10/14/2006 9:17 PM, Blogger LibertyBelle

    And now that it's Autumn, more trees will lose their leaves.
    Good photo.
    Drop by - mine's up too!

  • At 10/14/2006 9:52 PM, Blogger The Mistress of the Dark

    Nature has a funny way of sorting things like that out.

    Have a lovely weekend. I'm off to see Herman's Hermits

  • At 10/14/2006 10:09 PM, Blogger Carol

    Wonderful photo for today's topic. Living in the States, I've never experienced a typhoon and I'm sure it must be quite frightening. I hope the trees's Nature's way after all.

    Mine is up now too.

  • At 10/14/2006 10:09 PM, Blogger barman

    Great picture for a tough theme. You can tell this week was tough as the pictures I have seen so far are all so very different.

  • At 10/14/2006 11:14 PM, Blogger mar

    Hope the tree can recover its lost beauty... happy saturday, Viamarie. Smart take on this week's tough theme!

  • At 10/14/2006 11:31 PM, Blogger Morning Glory

    What a lonely, lost looking tree. It does have a very nice shape to it though.

  • At 10/14/2006 11:58 PM, Anonymous eph2810

    That is so sad that the tree lost its beauty. But I am also glad that you personally didn't loose anything in the storm.
    Great take on this week's theme...

    Mine is finally up too.

  • At 10/15/2006 12:18 AM, Anonymous Leslie

    The tree still looks amazing. I would love to have seen what it looked like before the typhoon.

  • At 10/15/2006 12:54 AM, Blogger Leesa

    What a neat looking tree.. good choice :)

  • At 10/15/2006 1:46 AM, Blogger FRIDAY'S CHILD

    Perfect! Good post.
    Thanks for passing by.

  • At 10/15/2006 8:34 AM, Blogger Karen

    Oh, trees are pretty strong. I am guessing those trees will recover so you can enjoy them again. I am certainly hoping, for your sake.

  • At 10/15/2006 11:53 AM, Blogger GoofyGirlDesign

    Oh no, poor tree! It does look pretty though without it's leaves!

  • At 10/15/2006 12:15 PM, Anonymous Janet

    Poor tree, I hope it survives!

  • At 10/15/2006 12:21 PM, Anonymous Ma

    Oh the poor tree. I hope that it regains its beauty and the leaves grow back.

    Thank you for stopping by.

  • At 10/15/2006 12:42 PM, Anonymous Desert Diva

    I hope the tree recovers!

  • At 10/15/2006 5:18 PM, Anonymous Mandy

    Hopefully the tree will sprout leaves again, I do hope so. I love to admire the trees outside, we live in a tree-lined road.. and the trees are absolutely beautiful.

    Take care and thnx for the visit

  • At 10/15/2006 6:22 PM, Anonymous Pat

    Great photo for the theme. A bit scary to be in a typhoon!

  • At 10/15/2006 9:22 PM, Blogger Trish

    What a beautiful tree! I am sure God will touch it and it will be full once again.

    I cant imagine being in a typhoon. WOW!

  • At 10/15/2006 10:20 PM, Blogger Teena

    Too bad about the typoon.

    Thanks for stopping by mine :)

  • At 10/15/2006 10:48 PM, Blogger Carmen

    I'm just glad you survived the typhoon. And mother nature can surprise you with how resiliant she can be. :)

  • At 10/16/2006 1:27 AM, Blogger Expat Traveler

    oh how sad! hope they grow back beautiful. thanks for the visit!

  • At 10/16/2006 4:27 AM, Blogger Lee

    wow..nature is so powerful...very scarey...I hope the tree's thrive again soon :) thanks for stopping by!

  • At 10/16/2006 6:35 AM, Blogger Malinda777

    WOW, so glad YOU survived the typhoon. I still see beauty in that tree. Spring will liven it anew :)

  • At 10/29/2006 1:59 AM, Blogger TNChick


    Well, let's look at the bright side, it is still a beautiful photo and you're well!