Salem, Virginia, August 2017

Roanoke College.

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College Lutheran Church.

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I keep telling people on my native Long Island how hilly it is in Southwest Virginia.  Depending on where you live, you might need to walk up or down just to visit your nextdoor neighbor.  It seems like nothing to people who raised here.  But it can feel utterly strange at first to anyone who grew up in a region that is almost uniformly flat.

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“Nicole, ” de la Résistance Française

Sur la photo, “Nicole,” une Partisan Française qui a capturé 25 Nazis dans la région de Chartres dans le Août 1944.

“Nicole,” of the French Resistance

Pictured is “Nicole,” a French Partisan who captured 25 Nazis in the Chartres area in the August of 1944.

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