Praying angel

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 3 February 2020 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

this was on the gravestone of a young girl who passed in 1999 at age 5

SONY SLT-A77V 1/80 second F/6.3 ISO 400 120 mm (35mm equiv.)

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at It is gone now.

By Marie from Entre By Marie et Montagnes, France

It's hard to lose a child and I can't imagine the grief of the parents every time they see that little angel overlooking their little one's grave

3 Feb 2020 5:41am

Devi from Chennai, India

O my God...that is sad.. She must have gone stright to heaven !!!
What a poignant image today !

3 Feb 2020 6:03am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a sweet moment this makes . .

3 Feb 2020 7:53am

Alun from Cheshire, United Kingdom


3 Feb 2020 8:18am

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

A lovely play of light on this adorable statue!!

3 Feb 2020 9:25am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very nice angel

3 Feb 2020 9:32am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Lovely figure

3 Feb 2020 10:20am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

jamais inutile...:)

3 Feb 2020 10:28am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

perfectly poignant

3 Feb 2020 10:46am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

I find children's graves so sad. I'm glad this little one has an angel near.

3 Feb 2020 12:20pm

ceteceva from Angers, France

Un angelot bien concentré sur sa prière !

3 Feb 2020 12:23pm

Don from Spokane, United States

She has a beautiful grave stone. It also reprsents a sad occurrence in life.

3 Feb 2020 4:51pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful and moving !

3 Feb 2020 5:39pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle charmant petit ange et image superbe composition
Belle soirée

3 Feb 2020 5:55pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

She evokes such innocence, like in the child that was lost.

3 Feb 2020 6:59pm

omid from mashhad, Iran


3 Feb 2020 9:22pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

This is beautiful. There is a sadness but also a peacefulness with this little angel.

4 Feb 2020 2:10am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

What a sweet grave angel that keeps watch !

4 Feb 2020 10:46am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

a precious memorial

4 Feb 2020 8:59pm