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"Wait for me daddy":British Columbia Regiment, DCO, marching in New Westminster, 1940

"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."  -John F. Kennedy

Hände zeichnen The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life. Kennedy /Image: Drew Hopper, thank you

Iconic photograph: "Wait For Me Daddy," by Claude P. Dettloff, October 1, 1940: A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother's hand to reach out for his father. (H/t Jodi P)  Via: vancouverhistory.ca

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

WWII goodbyes “Wait For Me Daddy,” by Claude P. Dettloff, October A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother’s hand to reach out for his father.

The Ghost Rider

Trying to fill in someone else's shoes is futile. The person will at best be a shadow of the one who shoes they are trying to fill. It is best to have new shoes (their own) rather than live in the shadow of another

15 powerful images that will touch your heart

15 powerful images that will touch your heart

Some of the most powerful images ever captured- the last one brought tears to me eyes. <<< they all brought tears to mine. More tears came with each photo.

My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war. - Imgur

My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war.

Caption: "My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war." <<< Not my grandparents, but a sweet picture nonetheless

Blasts from the past... The one of the first dog in space Pisses me OFF. Makes me SO MAD. CRUEL CRUEL CRUEL.........

Some awesome historical photographs that show people have always been just a bit crazy at times!

(There is something about the community helping animals that really melts my heart. Animals need help too!)

A firefighter gives water to a koala during the devastating Black Saturday bushfires that burned across Victoria, Australia, in Koalas will drink water if there is a bush fire or it is too hot. Normally they get their water from eating eucalyptus leaves.

This Woman Was Told Her Outfit Was Unprofessional, So She Goes To Work... In Cosplay!

This Woman Was Told Her Outfit Was Unprofessional, So She Goes To Work... In Cosplay!

This Woman Was Told Her Outfit Was Unprofessional, So She Goes To Work. In Cosplay! - The hilarious part is how beautifully she handled it, NOT the unprofessionalism of the boss. This woman is my HERO.

US Army Signal Corp Photo Tec-4 Elvin Harley getting a kiss from a French child while listening to the US 9th Armored Division Band near Aboncourt, France, 14 Feb 1945 / L. G. Crabtree

Thank you kiss. Elvin Harley of Kalamazoo, Michigan, of the Armored Division, gets a kiss on the cheek from a little French girl while listening to the Armored Division Band near Aboncourt in northeastern France near the Belgium border on February

and so it goes....

Anatomy Clip Art

“[Kids] don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.” ― Jim Henson, It's Not Easy Being Green: And Other Things to Consider

Love this statue at Seaport Village in San Diego, CA

Love this statue at Seaport Village in San Diego, CA

GI's in France comfort a child with a dog. http://awartobewon.com

American soldiers comfort a little girl and her puppy after the invasion of Normandy. Colleville-sur-Mer, Note the look on the girls face and the concern of the GI's

We don’t see enough pictures like this

We don’t see enough pictures like this

Afghan man offers tea to a soldier In this random act of kindness, an Afghan man offers tea to American soldiers on duty in Afghanistan. Notice the soldier in the background and the second cup of tea in his hand.

...❤️

19 Kisses Captured At The Perfect Moment: Marlene Dietrich kisses a GI as he arrives home from World War II in this is just a heart warming beautiful photo.

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