Diana Australis

Diana Australis

Posted on 07/29/2011


Photo taken on March 15, 2010



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Ushuaia
Tierra del Fuego
Antarctica
Beagle Channel


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Tierra del Fuego

Tierra del Fuego
Abandoned penal hulk. Ushuaia. Used to house convicts in olden times

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NO!SYMPATHY
NO!SYMPATHY
ship can be a home too, they say
6 years ago.
Diana Australis has replied to NO!SYMPATHY
It would have been so cold for the convicts there...close to Antarctica!
6 years ago.
NO!SYMPATHY has replied to Diana Australis
i love the sea, but never considered myself as a sailor, guess i need a solid ground under my feet, a lot of green plants around and some locations are just not good ...
have you ever read "Sakhalin" by A. Chekhov?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anton_Chekhov#Sakhalin
it moved me deeply for my ancestor was on Siberia (as a political prisoner)... I can imagine how awful the life of such convicted used to be...
6 years ago.
Diana Australis has replied to NO!SYMPATHY
Siberia would have been a very harsh life...life was very cruel and oppressive in those times...I'm glad I have not had to endure something like that!
6 years ago.
NO!SYMPATHY has replied to Diana Australis
nowadays people can oppress maybe less spectacular, but also it makes one impossible to bear such oppression sometimes...
6 years ago.