Laura By: Laura

Still Beautiful

"Generally, by the time you are Real, most of your hair has been loved off, and your eyes don't see as well and you get loose in the joints and very shabby. "But these things don't matter at all, because once you are Real you can't be ugly, except to people who don't understand" The Velveteen Rabbit....

  • ebert33 4y

    Beautiful.
  • Elizabeth 4y

    give her my compliments- absolutely stunning
  • Terry D 4y

    Beautiful photo and quote!
  • shaninspring 4y

    Congratulations on winning the PW beauty contest!! Your photo was my pick for winner! I enlarged it and couldn't stop staring at such pure beauty. She looked just as grandma did, they could have been twins! My grandma was talking to me the day I opened your picture!! Thank you for sharing!!!
  • myjennygirl 4y

    Sob! I miss my grandma. So glad that this picture won PW's photography contest. It is indeed "Beauty".
  • Kate Young 4y

    Congratulations on your win at Pioneer Woman. Well done!
  • Linda Barker PRO 4y

    Congrats on the well-deserved PW win. Such a captivating portrait of a beautiful woman. I want to sit with her, hold her hand, and hear all her life stories.


  • Ertamida 4y

    Congrats on the PW win! I can't stop thinking about this photo.....I makes me wonder about her life and all the stories she could tell.
  • bluebunny 4y

    I teared up reading the quote. Beautiful woman, beautiful capture, thank you for sharing! I can feel the love in this image. wow.
  • KATIE Burgis 4y

    This brought my to tears (sobs really) instantly as I scrolled through PW! She looks so like my Mom and I miss her so.... You deserved to win! I have never had so much emotion hit me so fast out of the blue! Congratulations!
  • lykanthropo 4y

    This is for the ones who are afraid to get old
  • desig NIKI 4y

    love it! yeah don't matter at all.evething in fact
  • Lynn 3y

    I love this. Just came across it and wanted to leave my thumbs up too. She's lovely.
  • michelle 2y

    i love this so much ! really Stunning and beautiful
  • Larry PRO 2y

    I see a beautiful soul who is at peace with her life in a way only time, experience and real understanding can bring. A truly lovely image.
  • OLGA GUASCH 2y

    Gorgeous!
  • Co52Co 2y

    Lovely!
  • orcalover1952 1y

    I wish you lived close--maybe I'm lucky and you will say you do--I bet I could sit all day and night and listen to your stories--your eyes are beautiful with many stories hidden in there. Your smile is beautiful
  • maura wolfson-foster PRO 11mo

    such beauty ... thank you for adding to the group
  • camping_grandma2001 4mo

    We could all be so lucky to look as stunning and proud as she is when we are at that time in our life... She is the picture of life...
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Taken on September 30, 2010
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