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All Things Must Pass

Photo taken by Jim, a man from Texas who has struggled with depression for much of his life.

About the photo: I was scouting a locale for our local Cross Country team when I came across a tank filled with water this afternoon. I don’t get a lot of water images out in west TX, and this one took my breath away.

George Harrison’s mournful lyrics from “All things must pass”  rebounded off the water and into the sky. Good & bad, it all does pass.

“Sunrise doesn’t last all morning
A cloudburst doesn’t last all day
Seems my love is up and has left you with no warning
It’s not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away

Sunset doesn’t last all evening
A mind can blow those clouds away
After all this, my love is up and must be leaving
It’s not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away
All things must pass
None of life’s strings can last
So, I must be on my way
And face another day

Now the darkness only stays the night-time
In the morning it will fade away
Daylight is good at arriving at the right time
It’s not always going to be this grey

All things must pass
All things must pass away
All things must pass
All things must pass away”….George Harrison, the quiet one.”

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7 comments on “All Things Must Pass

  1. DeeDee
    October 22, 2012

    Simply gorgeous – a good reminder of reasons to keep going.

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  2. jmgoyder
    October 22, 2012

    Beautiful and inspiring.

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  3. dorothymcdonall
    October 22, 2012

    I’m glad this moment was captured before it passed … 😉 … Simply stunning …

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  4. ag
    October 23, 2012

    Pretty spectacular!

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  5. coast72
    October 23, 2012

    Dont know wether to thank you for sharing this gorgeous picture or the beautifull words that go with it …Thank you for both

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  6. Inge
    October 23, 2012

    Love the picture and the article. 🙂

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  7. tilde531
    April 5, 2013

    Brilliant reminder and Brilliant photography

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