Hiroshima.

Courtesy of Fogonazos.

Though I first saw this picture months ago, I only just now found the source site, which says:

  • ” Within a certain distance from the site of explosion, the heat was so intense that practically everything was vaporised. The shadows of the parapets were imprinted on the road surface of the Yorozuyo Bridge, 1/2 of a mile south-southwest of the hypocenter. Besides, in Hiroshima, all that was left of some humans, sitting on stone benches near the centre of explosion, was their outlines.”

This picture haunted me for weeks, but not because of the nuclear shadows of the fenceposts. Am I the only one who’s noticed the two footprints in the lower center?

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