We were e-mailed this set of pictures by a friend. We were so touched we wanted to share them with you.
The story goes that these pictures were taken by a French photographer, who sold them for a nominal fee to the most popular newspaper in France. And that the newspaper edition was completely sold out on the day these pictures were published.
It’s a profound and deeply emotional story told in pictures.
Beware, it’s a tear-jerker.
He stood beside her, saddened by her death.
Finally aware that she would never return to him, he stood beside her body with sadness and sorrow.
Emotion is a funny thing. We can feel it, sense it in others, or see it on people’s faces or in their body language. These images and the story they tell are a great example. Some people think animals aren’t capable of the complex emotions ascribed to the bird in these pictures.
What do you think?
Beth and Neill