Quenched

 photo HotshotsJuly2013117a_zps1f2f0379.jpg
One of thousands of tributes left for the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who perished June 30th in the Yarnell Hill Fire, at a memorial fence in Prescott, Arizona
 


his passion
for putting out fires
quenched at last

 
Text and photo © 2013 by Magical Mystical Teacher
 
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Posted on July 24, 2013, in Arizona, Carpe Diem, fence, Friday's Fences, Granite Mountain Hotshots, Northern Arizona, Prescott, Yarnell Hill Fire and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 16 Comments.

  1. Dedication, passion, enthusiasm, courage – firemen have it all! Such a tragedy!

  2. love the take on this haiku ~ thanks ~ Enjoy ^_^

  3. A tragedy this is, but the enthousiasm of the firemen will make the pain less and will make the community stronger.

  4. Wow…such a powerful impact. How sad and heartwarming to see such tributes to the firefighters. Thank you for sharing with us.

  5. How tragic this was…RIP…to all who perished doing their job!

  6. A very nice triubute to this family.

  7. Lovely tribute for such a sad event.

  8. A vibrant reminder that life is so precious and we should value those who risk their lives to protect ours.

  9. Very poignant. Your photo captured the many feelings about this tragedy of good people living their lives, doing their jobs.

  10. A pity it had to happen.

    Hank

  11. Your post packs a punch. It was such a horrific tragedy.

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