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Illumination – A Picture Perfect Theme

27 Mar

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The only flag missing here is the Lithuanian flag to make up the countries we, as a family, represent. Yes, there are two South African flags, the old and the new. The old flag is there for a special reason. That flag was bought for me at the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria. My family were Voortrekkers (pioneers). The flag means a lot to me. The little boat is an oddity. It was given to us by Darcy. It is made of copper. It is a replica, apparently, of the fishing rafts used in the North East of Brazil. I took this photo one night when I was lighting candles on the shelves of our little display cabinet. Not the most exciting photo, but there you have it : )

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Posted by on March 27, 2008 in illumination, picture perfect

 

2 responses to “Illumination – A Picture Perfect Theme

  1. Michelle

    March 31, 2008 at 9:51 am

    We still have a Rhodesian flag and an old South African one. :-)

    The metal boat reminds me a lot of my grandpa. He used to make things out of junk he found on the garbage dump. He made a gondola out of a car bumper and a penny farthing bicycle out of copper pipes. When we unpack again I must try to find the photos and scan them onto computer.

     
  2. Tint~

    March 31, 2008 at 12:59 pm

    That Rhodesian flag must be truly rare now. The only place it is legal to sell the old SA flag is at the Voortrekker monument. I still want the biiiiig one :) I can’t see the flag being allowed anywhere in Zim :( Wonder how their latest elections are going… if at all.

     

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