My parents used to live in Brøndby Strand, a suburb south-west of Copenhagen
along the coast. The next suburb (further south) is called Vallensbæk, and when
my mother was alive, I often went for walks there with her during my visits.
Yesterday, I stopped by there with my sister.
For rereference: back in April 2001, when my mother died, I posted this image
as my PAW that week, calling it simply “Absence”:
This was the very spot we visited yesterday.
First, the view from Vallensbæk towards Brøndby Strand. My parents lived in one
of the tall apartment buildings in the background. My mother used to refer to
them jokingly as “my Manhattan”:
The beach and the path I have walked so many times:
And the very same bench I photographed 16 years ago:
My brief visit to Copenhagen is ending, I fly home to Alicante tonight.
PICTURE OF THE WEEK: http://www.fotocycle.dk/paws
Themed Olympus Photo Exhibition: http://www.tope.nl/