the sailor by graemestevens

the sailor

What would you be if the waves set you free
And the wind in your hair brought you sailing to me
Tied up on the shore would you weary no more?
When will it be, when will it be
What would I be if a hurricane came
Would I be clever, would I be shamed
Would I lie helpless, cast up on the flames
What will I be, what will I be
I will be here forever
Till the river runs into the sea
I will always be silent
And hold my head up
Till we will be sailors no more
(Big Country, Sailor)
Cool perspective. That piece of driftwood is making a point
October 9th, 2020  
Whoa! I am not sure which do i like the most: the color palette, the composition, the light, the perspective, the idea, the details. I think it's all of these, as a whole in this sensational photograph.
October 9th, 2020  
Great shot!
October 9th, 2020  
Looks like a whale bone.
October 9th, 2020  
Fab pov and focus, another terrific image!
October 9th, 2020  
Lovely image and beautiful accompanying music.
October 9th, 2020  
amazing neutral tones and, as always, spot-on foreground interest
October 9th, 2020  
wow! amazing how it looks like it belongs
October 9th, 2020  
Stunner (you and the picture). Nice work.
October 9th, 2020  
POV and subject draws one into this image. A beautifully atmospheric scene.
October 9th, 2020  
All kinds of fave going on here - for the evocative photo as well as the song.
October 9th, 2020  
Excellent as always. Perfect POV
October 9th, 2020  
I love this image; the rocks, the driftwood (that has a story we'll never hear), the power of the sea, the vastness of the moody sky. What a pic! And great poetry to go with it.
October 9th, 2020  
Instant fav for many reasons...
October 9th, 2020  
@linnypinny Thank you very much :)
@lyndemc Thanks very much - I love a good piece of driftwood in the right place.
@moonbi Thank you very much :)
@juliedduncan Thank ya ma' of my favourite songs to be honest :)
@gamelee Thank you very much :)
@spanner Aw shuck, you say the sweetest things...and thanks :)
@annied That's probably because it's right there, where it trickery here (for a change) :)
@pistache Thank you very much :)
@jamibann Thanks very much - one of my favourite songs :)
@aikiuser Thank you very much :)
@sherimiya It does...but if it was I would have taken it home...just a well worn piece of driftwood (which was still tempting)
@harbie Thanks very much :)
@monikozi Thank you so much - it had been a while since I'd been to the beach, but eventually I'll hear the call and up there :)
@salza Thanks veyr much - it's definitely very "alert" ;)
October 9th, 2020  
Great pov and details.
October 9th, 2020  
@haskar Thanks very much :)
October 10th, 2020  
Cool pov!
October 10th, 2020  
@redy4et Thanks very much :)
October 10th, 2020  
Beautiful shot
October 10th, 2020  
I love that it looks like a sea creature... a great seascape with intriguing foreground interest.
October 11th, 2020  
The strength of this piece of driftwood is nicely contradicted by the subdued tones.
October 12th, 2020  
@joysabin Thanks very much :)
@vignouse There is that - it reminded me of a keel, but I see the sea creature as well...
@bkbinthecity Thanks very much :)
October 12th, 2020  
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