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Here I am back with my icy series:

I dared to walk along the Lake Léman, Geneva in spite of very cold temperatures and a wind called bise *)!! After a while my fingers were nearly frozen and my eyes begun to be in tears !! For these reasons I had to stop and go home...........but I returned again four times !!

*) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bise


Fortunately, in the meantime we have had some warm days with about 14° / 17° !!

I am not returned to see what the sun made with those beautiful creations.....

I just hope your will not become bored with these pictures.........!!
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Mar 12 2012 18:18 GMT saffi9
Mar 12 2012 18:19 GMT happysnaper
Fantastic shot Ruth.
Mar 12 2012 18:23 GMT elsje323
fantastic shots and I"am not bored at all with these pictures, like them very much
Mar 12 2012 18:45 GMT clintonfolks
fantastic winter photo;s
Mar 12 2012 18:48 GMT bandsix
They are great...and you have risked life and limb to get them for us so how could we be bored:))))
Mar 12 2012 19:04 GMT Pea2007
Wow....whats that for a cold country then?
Mar 12 2012 19:57 GMT Annamaria
Spectacular icy art, Ruth!!
Mar 12 2012 20:29 GMT FLUMP
it really is an incredible sight...well worth your trouble
Mar 12 2012 20:38 GMT MargNZ
I could never be bored with these amazing photos Ruth . I have never seen anything like this before :)
Mar 12 2012 20:38 GMT Bigbear10
An amazing scene and capture
Mar 12 2012 21:20 GMT martini957
More cool ice art....great shot Ruth
Mar 13 2012 01:23 GMT peterpinhole
Thats so amazing to see this amount of ice. Thanks for sharing.
Mar 13 2012 06:34 GMT sini
It's amazing!:)
Mar 13 2012 07:45 GMT hanek
Is it possible that the ice will melt to holidays ????
Mar 13 2012 08:20 GMT Donjames
I can feel the cold even in our heat 31C today
Mar 13 2012 08:39 GMT Papagena
Hanek, it has already melt in the meantime !! Perhaps there are still little bits remaining but becoming snowy !!
Mar 13 2012 08:57 GMT superJoan
Great pictures...and we think that it cold over here....
Mar 13 2012 17:31 GMT ForestSpirit PRO
Astonishing series of "ice sculptures", Ruth.
I'm glad you went out to photograph them and I didn't have to!
Mar 14 2012 21:35 GMT pauli3522