a mechanism for keeping a door, window, lid,
or container fastened, typically operated by a key.


Love Locks on the Makartsteg bridge…

…over the Salzach River…

in Salzburg.




When the ground is wet and bones are aching

it is getting more difficult to

photograph Hellebores/Winter Roses.

Geelong Botanic Gardens,

Victoria, Australia.






a polite or formal way of referring to a woman.

Recently I posted a photo of

some young ladies paddling

on Lake Lucerne.

  These young ladies (and gents) were cooling down

at Sydney’s Manly Beach a few years ago.


The youngest did not ask Mum’s permission

to cool down.  -)


Word of the Day Challenge:  Lady