Monday, July 31, 2017

Standing Questions Of A Family Nature


Whilst standing around today we have a long list of questions. Home on leave or just about to set off on a tour of duty? Dark days of war or a relatively more peaceful post-war world? And most of all, who are they and how did they find their way into the box that contains family photographs?


  1. Home on leave I'd venture. And what an interesting window.

  2. I'll guess home on leave, too. I doubt they'd look quite that happy if the soldier were about to be sent off to fight.


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