Just a Dash

Hi there! This week’s word for Saturday Scavenger Shots, “dash” was chosen by AlienCG of “Swamp Gas and Moonlit Reflections”. I decided to go through a box of old photos to find a few for the game.

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Do you remember the event called “Hands Across America” that took place back in 1986? Well this photo was taken by my dad on that day. Here’s a shot of a bike. It looked like some kid ditched his/her bike and then dashed.

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This is my youngest brother when he was in high school. He was on the track team and was all prepared to dash. Maybe it was a 400-yard dash, who knows?

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Here is a photo of my brother’s track team. They were probably resting after a dash.

AlienCG has tagged me to pick the next word! Let’s go with “mercurial”.


5 thoughts on “Just a Dash

  1. I love the running take on “dash”! Very cool that you were able to find some old photos to fit the word…very creative. And I can’t wait to see what we can come up with for a word like “mercurial”!

  2. Awesome fotos, Tara!

    I remember hands across America!

    Great fotos of your bro and the track team. Gold and blue must be the school colors. I was on the track team, and I was a sprinter, too! Though, I was much better at the 100 to 200 distances–the 400 kicked my butt!

  3. Laura: Thanks! I’m glad I found the photos of my brother. I dove into a box of old photos and it was fun to go through them.

    Eros: Hi! Thank you! The colors in the photo aren’t the brightest, but our high school colors were purple and gold. Weird color combination, but what can ya do? :) I wish I had been interested in track when I was in school. I just wasn’t into gym at all.

  4. One of my high school’s colors was purple and gold too. Small world.

    I do love your examples! Especially the photo of the bike. I can recall riding up on a lawn, dropping my bike on its side with the wheel still spinning and dashing off to play baseball.

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