Saturday, March 27, 2010

The Shrine Down the Hall

This is haunting and worth your time to take a look.

It "brings the war home" in a way that most articles can't.

I can't imagine the pain these families are going through. To imagine one's child dying so young, and in such violent ways. I simply cannot put my brain around the thought of Charlie's soft body being blown to bits. I think I would absolutely wither if anything like that ever happened to her. War is beyond horrible. It's been 9 years. Too long. Let's bring our family members home. These photographs are a peaceful tribute to the pain left behind.

The one that gets to me the most is the one with the dog curled up on the bed, waiting...


Calmil2 said...

UGH....that was heartbreaking!! I lost it at the one with the bed turned down, as if it was waiting for it's owner to climb inside....ouch.
9 is beyond time for them to come home.

Anonymous said...

I agree. I want my husband home. He has gotten to spend 14 days with our girls. Thats it. 14 days.