For Sharon

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/19/2011 7:27:26 AM

Sharon's rebuttal for the "No Way In Hell"

In my defense
Denny put this photo up without telling me, and I'm sure was my response was exactly what he says it was! I'm terrified of heights, married to a guy who likes to hang ten at the Grand Canyon. At least this time I was able to see where he wanted to take us; usually I get no warning until I'm teetering on the brink of oblivion. But in my cowardly defense, notice in this picture which way the car would be travelling? Why, why, why are the sheer drop-offs always on the passenger side!? Not only do I get a bird's eye view of my own Thelma and Louise demise, to make it even more thrilling he'll find the narrowest spot in the road, with the teeny tiniest pull off area, and park with one wheel hanging over the edge while he stops to take a picture. Arrggghhhh!!!!!!

Sharon #1370561

Jack Ryan level-classic 4/19/2011 7:59:07 AM

As much as I like to take photos, I think I am with you on this one, Sharon. Heights...OK; dangerous heights...??? That's another matter. (But in Denny's defense, he does get some outstanding photographs!!!) #9358504

Monnie Ryan level-classic 4/19/2011 8:42:30 AM

Uhhhhh, I'm not particularly afraid of heights and would be the passenger hanging out that window to get the shot. But on the other hand, I'm not much for bungee jumping in a car, so Sharon, you get my vote on this one as well! ;-D Cute photo, Denny! #9358588

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 4/19/2011 8:45:54 AM

Hi Denny,LOL!!!Hang Ten at the Grand Canyon my friend.Not the safest thing to do,Hang Gliding would be more fun.Excellent capture,Nice thing you did for your wife.Next time your in the state,take her to Walnut Canyon.It has strairways!!! #9358593

Ron McEwan 4/19/2011 9:02:39 AM

LOL sounds like the McEwan's vacation. #9358641

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/19/2011 9:40:09 AM

Thank you Jack, Monnie, Bobby and Ron!
Sharon says out tombstones will read: "But Denny Got a Good Picture"..LOL.. #9358686

Mike Clime 4/19/2011 11:43:57 AM

How cute, Denny! Nice capture and colors! This reminds me of Pella, IA a Dutch town that has an annual tulip festival. #9358779

Jack Gaskin 4/19/2011 1:07:34 PM

HEIGHTS ARE A PROBLEM ,ONLY ONE SOLUTION
DONT LOOK DOWN Alternative SLEEP IN THE BACK SEAT TILL ITS ALL OVER....

Happy Travels
Jack #9358875

John Connolly level-classic 4/19/2011 2:46:40 PM

What a delightful capture this is Denny! Excellent color, light and detail! I am not as good at heights as I used to be, but I would love to travel on that road! #9359003

Tammy Espino 4/19/2011 3:31:16 PM

Cute :) #9359047

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/19/2011 5:55:17 PM

Thank you very much Mike, Jack, John and Tammy! #9359256

Ray Thoms level-classic 4/20/2011 7:55:37 AM

Great image Denny....have to the other half happy... #9360221

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 4/20/2011 11:05:10 AM

I empathize fully w/your wife...you and my husband are birds of a feather...he's always got his eye on the goal, to heck with the risk..and man does he take RISKS! Crazy man he is.
This is a cute capture :)) #9360427

Kerry Hill level-classic 4/20/2011 12:23:33 PM

Very cute capture Denny, nice work! Your wifes words made me laugh....lol, the things we do for a good shot! #9360495

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/20/2011 10:23:41 PM

Thank you very much Ray, Patti and Kerry! #9361069

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 4/20/2011 11:13:19 PM

I'm not afraid of heights-- just the sudden impact with the ground.

Great shot and responses here, Denny!! #9361088

Denny E. Barnes level-classic 4/21/2011 11:04:23 PM

Thank you very much, Robert! #9362647

Marty Straub 4/25/2011 11:03:48 AM

Haha... I'm with you, Sharon, If I ain't driving, I ain't going. When we were there I kept looking down for the rusty remnants of Thelma & Louise's car. My wife says she expects to put something like "And I buried him with the stupid shot he got that got him here" on my tombstone. #9368698

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After kidding my wife yesterday about the no way in hell road thought I had better make up to her today. So This is for my wife, Sharon!

Have a Great Day
Photo taken at Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm yesterday

Exif: F Number: 13, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/90 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 720, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 34.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 4/19/2011 7:17:12 AM

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