Wednesday, 18 July 2007

The Calm before The Storm

Today was gray and gloomy;
with not even a whisper from the wind.




". . . these are the times of dreamy quietude, when beholding the tranquil beauty and brilliancy of the ocean's skin, one forgets the tiger heart that pants beneath it; and would not willingly remember, that this velvet paw but conceals a remorseless fang."

~ from Moby Dick (by Herman Melville)

6 comments:

Mrs. Joan Wesley said...

I'm reminded of the American movie "The Fog". Good shot of the ship in the distance!

Joan

DeathSweep said...

Seems like it should be cold and damp. Nice capture.

DS

travelphilippines said...

what a view....but im afraid of storm

Mandy said...

a definite sense of foreboding

DeathSweep said...

Where are you, I'm beginning to get the DT's!!! Nah, just miss your photos :)

DS

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