Global Images Contest 2005-2006

Honorable Mention

Roadside Promise
Angel Chen '06

It is a nation whose currency, language and foundation rises from food. It is France, where this man sits beside his home-grown grapes and peddles wine whose violet liquid is that of a pure and resonating caliber. Wine, perhaps the most glorified of France's gustatory offerings, is love, dreams and laughter in a bottle. It is long afternoons and warm evenings with friends and lovers. This weathered but jolly gentleman, whose curved spine conveys his age while his shining eyes speak of his pride, is one in a unique population whose life has been dedicated to conducting this age