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Rake N' Shadows

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
 
Rake N' Shadows
Rake N' Shadows
© Patrick Rouzes
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Monica Mermoz
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    This is really cool, Patrick!! I love it


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1/6/2017 3:39:05 PM

 
Gord MacEachern
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There's only one person on this site that could turn an old rake into a work of art Paddy , Bravo my friend,we'll be seeing this again!!!


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1/6/2017 3:55:45 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Love your vibrant colors and composition, Paddy!! So cool!


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1/6/2017 6:39:40 PM

 
Cary Rogers
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Great image comp, nice bright colors, and great shadows, Paddy!


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1/6/2017 6:50:07 PM

 
Harvey  A. Ravitch  

A Beautiful Mind, image to remember!


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1/6/2017 6:59:01 PM

 
John R. Koepfer
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Such a creative composition, Im with Gord on this shot Patrick!!!


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1/6/2017 7:31:35 PM

 
Teresa A. Burnett
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Well done, Patrick!! Love the light/shadows and the fantastic detail and texture!!


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1/6/2017 7:57:39 PM

 
Michele Peterson
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Fabulous, Patrick! We will see this one again. :-)


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1/6/2017 10:33:44 PM

 
Jeff Robinson
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I always admire your artistic vision - Great subject, comp and color!


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1/7/2017 3:22:35 AM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Wonderful play of light, shadow and colour, Patrick! Super idea and capture!!


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1/7/2017 3:33:16 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Love the colors, shadow and comp. Hope to see this again.


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1/7/2017 4:42:41 AM

 
Chuck Green
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Great idea, well done Paddy! <><


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1/7/2017 9:58:42 AM

 
John Connolly
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You have excelled yourself with this one Patrick! What a brilliant image and presentation!


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1/7/2017 11:51:06 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
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What an eye you have, Patrick! This is wonderful!


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1/7/2017 2:35:30 PM

 
Emile Abbott
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This is so cool Patrick. Great study in light, shadow and Color.


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1/8/2017 10:57:05 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Creative and captivating, Paddy! I agree with John. It's brilliant.


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1/8/2017 4:15:08 PM

 
Linda L. Ruiz
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so cool. love th colors


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1/9/2017 8:40:46 AM

 
isabel C. Zepeda
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Patrick
love the colors and this is a wonderful image
Ysa


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1/9/2017 6:12:30 PM

 
Leslie McLain
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Fantastic capture, Patrick.


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1/10/2017 6:07:00 PM

 
Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas
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Fantastic composition, colors, lighting and shadows Patrick!,
Amalia


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1/11/2017 5:11:10 PM

 
Karen Bacon
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Amazing color,light,and composition,Patrick. Really jumps off the page! Fantastic shot!!


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1/13/2017 12:21:50 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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As many have said, Paddy, you are the Master of macro and playing with color and shadows! This had better be a Winner!


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1/15/2017 3:38:34 PM

 
Steve J. Schoolcraft
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Winner! Great eye!


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1/25/2017 7:01:19 AM

 
Steve J. Schoolcraft
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Winner! Great eye!


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1/25/2017 5:49:18 PM

 
Terry Piotraschke
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So strikingly cool! Congrats!


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2/28/2017 4:55:02 PM

 
John R. Koepfer
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Such a creative finalist Patrick, congratulations!!! Good luck in the gold round!!!


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2/28/2017 5:00:36 PM

 
Teresa A. Burnett
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I just knew we would see this one again, Patrick!! Huge Congratulations!! Best of luck in the next round!!


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2/28/2017 6:08:39 PM

 
Joannie Bertucci
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Wow Patrick, pure modern art! Congrats on your "rackish" finalist!


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2/28/2017 6:21:17 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Huge congrats on all of your fantastic finalists, Paddy!!


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2/28/2017 7:27:40 PM

 
Kathy Salerni
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Congrats on all your wonderful Finalists, Paddy, and good luck in the next round!


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2/28/2017 7:35:15 PM

 
Val Feldman
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You and that wonderful "eye" you have for taking the ordinary and turning it into the extraordinary always delights! Brilliant work, my friend...congrats on the Finalist and hope to see it back soon with well-deserved Gold attached!


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2/28/2017 8:42:11 PM

 
isabel C. Zepeda
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Patrick
Congratulations on this wonderful finalist
Ysa


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2/28/2017 9:55:15 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Amazing Finalist, Patrick! You are so creative! Best wishes for the Gold!


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2/28/2017 10:07:09 PM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Congratulations on your superb Winner,Patrick!!


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2/28/2017 10:39:30 PM

 
Michele Peterson
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Woohoo Patrick! Congratulations on the GOLD!


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2/28/2017 10:56:37 PM

 
Mariann Kovats
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Awesome, Patrick! I knew, it has to get a Gold! Congratulations on your Win!


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2/28/2017 11:04:27 PM

 
Nadia Paul
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Congrats on a well deserved win my friend - very striking image!


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3/1/2017 1:11:57 AM

 
Avril Young
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Huge congrats on you winner...such a wonderful photo...you have such a wonderful eye for a great photo..well done indeed.


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3/1/2017 1:46:43 AM

 
John R. Koepfer
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So glad to see this fantastic shot won gold Patrick, congratulations!!!


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3/1/2017 2:31:42 AM

 
Gord MacEachern
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Big congrats Paddy, well deserved!!


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3/1/2017 3:09:15 AM

 
Anita Bower
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Wow!!


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3/1/2017 4:04:45 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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Congrats on this wonderful winner, Patrick.


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3/1/2017 4:30:33 AM

 
Deborah C. Lewinson
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Totally awesome, Paddy! Huge congrats on your win!

-Debby


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3/1/2017 4:49:46 AM

 
Nina Shields
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Fantastic and congratulations on a richly deserved honor!!!


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3/1/2017 5:30:12 AM

 
Nina Shields
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Fantastic and congratulations on a richly deserved honor!!!


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3/1/2017 5:31:29 AM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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Congratulations on your fabulous winner, Paddy!! I'm so glad to see this image awarded with gold.


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3/1/2017 6:57:55 AM

 
Joan Classen
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Love the color, clarity, and creativity in this winner, Patrick! Congratulations!


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3/1/2017 8:05:24 AM

 
Teresa A. Burnett
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So glad to see this one wearing Gold, Patrick (I knew it would)!! Huge Congratulations!!


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3/1/2017 8:30:10 AM

 
Emile Abbott
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Congratulations Paddy on your awesome Gold Winner. I have been very busy with little time for BP or photography.


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3/1/2017 9:11:06 AM

 
Joannie Bertucci
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Congrats Patrick on your "rackish" gold badge! :-)


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3/1/2017 10:27:09 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
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CONGRATULATIONS Paddy on this WONDERFUL and well deserved winner!!! <><


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3/1/2017 10:32:54 AM

 
Kathy Salerni
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I hope you are "raking" in all the accolades for your stunning Winner, Paddy!


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3/1/2017 3:11:44 PM

 
Chuck Green
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Congrats, Paddy, on your Winner and finalists! <><


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3/1/2017 3:20:22 PM

 
Terry Cervi
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Congrats on your awesome win, Paddy!


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3/1/2017 7:17:30 PM

 
Natasha Pliss
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Huge congratulations on your stunning Winner and Finalists, Patrick! They all go to my Favorites.


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3/2/2017 7:41:53 AM

 
Val Feldman
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We all KNEW this would be a winner - and those very discerning BP Judges agreed wholeheartedly with a well-deserved and well-earned Gold badge attached! Big congrats, my friend!!


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3/2/2017 8:26:04 AM

 
isabel C. Zepeda
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Patrick
Wow congratulations on your wonderful winner
Ysa


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3/2/2017 9:13:21 AM

 
Monica Mermoz
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Hi Patrick
Huge congrats on your fantastic winner!!
This is really a great photo, and many people appreciated it!


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3/2/2017 11:29:40 AM

 
Leslie McLain
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Congrats on a fantastic winner, Patrick.


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3/2/2017 4:58:20 PM

 
Gail Sullivan
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Congrats, Patrick!


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3/3/2017 1:56:45 AM

 
Jeff Robinson
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Congrats Paddy on your Cool Win!


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3/3/2017 3:59:10 AM

 
John Connolly
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Congratulations on your win Patrick! Well done!


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3/3/2017 11:34:43 AM

 
Peggy Pfister
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Love this cool graphic image, Patrick! Congrats on the win!


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3/3/2017 7:09:01 PM

 
Bojan Bencic
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This is fantastic. Congratulations, Patrick!


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3/4/2017 3:11:41 AM

 
Janet Daniel
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An incredibly awesome image, Paddy! Big congratulations!


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3/5/2017 3:08:26 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Wow, this is so vibrant..I love it...Congratulations Paddy!


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3/6/2017 3:35:44 PM

 
Ann H. Belus
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Congrats on this fantastic winner, Paddy!


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3/7/2017 1:43:13 PM

 
Kirsten Kiki Kjaer
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Well done and congratulations, Patrick.


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3/12/2017 7:29:11 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Thank you, everyone!!!


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3/29/2017 10:50:12 PM

 
Ron Livingston
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Congratulations Patrick, so clever, so crisp and colorful.....great work.


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5/10/2017 5:34:37 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
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Thanks, Ron!


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5/14/2017 2:43:12 PM

 
Dianne Brin
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Congratulations on your gold! Well deserved. Fantastic image and color. Love it!


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5/17/2017 12:59:47 AM

 
Anita Bower
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stunning! Love the colors and brightness. Fantastic shapes. Congratulations.


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6/17/2017 3:45:20 AM

 
Reynaldo D. Reyes
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Very well seen, captured and presented Patrick. Congrats on the gold.


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7/1/2017 8:06:09 AM

 
Sylvia Rourke
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Love the strong color combination and dramatic shadow, congrats on your gold win


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6/30/2018 9:45:18 AM

 
Anita Bower
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Outstanding. This image has IMPACT. Love the colors, the shadow, the simplicity. Congratulations.


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2/3/2019 1:41:48 PM

 
Lydia Williams
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Spectacular Paddy!!! So happy to see this here...So well done...Congratulations!!!


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