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Anatomy Of A Photo: Overtaken

Beaufort, South Carolina is an archetypal southern town. It also happens to be home to the late author Pat Conroy. My wife and I trespassed to get this photo; we were on our honeymoon and thought even the most hard-assed southern cop would give us a pass. It was a quiet day and our journey went unnoticed.

Years of neglect and decline of a fine old home gave birth to this photo.

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