Monday, April 20, 2009

A Moment

I put this clip here, mainly because of the moments (of silence!) in the second minute. To me, there is something special, a sense of finality and no return, in those few seconds, like the moment that you release an arrow:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uo3XtUq_PLU

I am understating my level of amazement, there is so much animal feelings, fear, hope, and despair, shared by the group of people in that pause that it becomes ....

4 comments:

  1. No doubt it was a real moment!
    A moment full of complicated feelings...
    I got amazed too!
    ...
    Thank you for sharing.

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  2. On the same track, there is this:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT3_r1W7ClY&feature=related

    and "the moment" is ONLY 5 seconds at 1:17 !

    Amazing...

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  3. hey shadi,

    it is so nice to here from you after a long while ... checked your blog, oxford looks nice and your posts seems happy to me :)

    Sima told me you will be back soon, plan a visit to Atlanta with mazz then :)

    and thanks for sharing the clip!

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