stranger 20; together with stranger 21 the “heinrich-heine” tram station, Düsseldorf (Germany), 18th of November, 2012
seemingly, so many people despise the morning-time. they despise how weak they feel, how they were ripped out of their dreams, how everything is suddenly so noisy and uncomfortable and all they’d like to do is go back to bed and not have this day happen. well, I suppose that is not how it is for me. I got up very early on this particular day because I’d been invited on a walk through the woods at 7am and I didn’t want to be late, so I was already on my way when it was about 6. I was just driving up the tram-station, my entire movements just awakened by the wonderful influence of coffee and cigarettes, and gazed around the almost empty space to look what tram I had to take next in order to get to the woods. I didn’t really think of much, and it was unusual because all the other times I went to the city, I’d have the stranger-project in mind at least once; but not this time. as said, I was dreadfully exhausted still, trying to focus on the walk that was ahead of me. all of the sudden, I noticed them. they were standing right at the end of the little hallway that they have at the metro-stations and were smoking cigarettes; which was unusual because I had never seen anyone do that, but it kind of made me smile. after wandering around them awkwardly as I always do because in my mind I am pondering whether approaching them is appropriate or not, I eventually walked up to them and asked ... (continuation at "stranger 21", coming tomorrow)
fascinating eyes. perfectly done, Nikolas! I love your photos, behind every single photo of yours I see hidden mystery and they become better and better! Maybe one day, I'll know how to express my emotions on photos, in this way, like yours. I want it very much!
And sorry for english. I hope, that you understand my terrible version of this, what I want to told you. c: