ok, lads ~ let's hear it ;)
I was walking in the historic district of Old Town, Alexandria (originally surveyed and laid out by a teenaged George Washington), when I passed by a familiar "man-cave" garage (no women allowed and anything goes in terms of decoration.) When visiting I have often seen the guys huddled together inside, with their cars, and a plentiful supply of beer nearby. But this time, I saw they had actually added some Christmas lights, sort of...
They were a bit affronted when I asked if I could take a few shots, but didn't object enough to stop me. As I walked away, I could hear one of them telling the tale of his surgeon showing up with a Black & Decker power tool. Such manly stuff! ;)
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imageme (1625) 2013-12-15 16:41
Hi Kristin, It is a rare place to hang the Christmas lights on., especially on an expensive Triumph. This one looks very beautiful. I am checking it rather than the Christmas lights. Nice use of lights and awesome clarity. Thank very much
worldcitizen (6651) 2013-12-15 17:14
I must admit that I'm no car expert, so I had to Google Triumph Motor Company to learn more. This one in your photo is very attractive; it has a nice face. :-) I like the Christmas lights and they way you tightly framed this view. It's a nice way to share some Christmas spirit. Thanks for directing me to learn something new with this photo. :-)
mcmtanyel (11621) 2013-12-15 21:29
They were affronted? They should have been honored! I like the paint job on the car, the Christmas lights complement it well.
Good eye, congratulations on your courage.
emka (75107) 2013-12-15 23:47
Hi Kristin, this time no people on your photo but we can imagine these men in the garage. The car decorated like a christmas tree, and why not? I saw in New York the bike in a woollen sweater so that it had no cold.
Amusing shot and good to have smile in the time of Christmas duties.
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