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Glass: Friendship by Raingarden Glass: Friendship by Raingarden
"Looks like it's broken..."


The other parts of the “Glass” series:
Part 1: This Was Your Life [link]
Part 3: Fear [link]
Part 4: Guilt [link]
Part 5: Little Heart [link]
Part 6: Big Heart [link]
Part 7: Lucent Heart [link]
Part 8: I Heart You [link]
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spring-sky Featured By Owner Sep 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This is so meaningful . I'm going to share it on facebook !
Raingarden Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2013
Thanks! ^^
spring-sky Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Bolt-Cullen Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2012  Student Artist
Cassie1264 Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2011  Hobbyist Artist
do you have broken glasses "Broken Promises"? :3 XD btw this is what i just wanted my someone to see it :)
Tenshi-Natsumi Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is so beautiful....It makes me realise...
Broken friendships can always be fixed. :)
eeshon Featured By Owner Feb 1, 2011
...idk what to say. i can state the obvious and say that i love it, nice work!
Just-Daydreaming Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2010
Gute Idee, die du hattest mit der Glasserie, alle Bilder davon sind sehr schön geworden!
Aber das gefällt mir persönlich am besten, weil es zeigt, wie zerbrechlich Freundschaft in Wirklichkeit eigentlich ist ~
TheGirlOfTomorrow Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
wow ! amazing <3
me-mOlis Featured By Owner Feb 20, 2010  Student Traditional Artist
simple, yet deep and goes to the core, excelent work :)
LucifersAngelKarura Featured By Owner May 16, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist

I'm going through this right now...
eXtraEvil Featured By Owner Jan 17, 2009
I really like it. This symbolize what has just happened to me
. Fav.
Raingarden Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2009
Thank you!
Girithron Featured By Owner Dec 3, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
True. Completely true. Frienship is fragil as glass. I wrote a poesy based in this image (but I don't speak as english as to traslate... sorry. But it is said "you were mi friend, and you prefer to hate me and forget me when your friendship was turn love... and you discovered that I was in love with your best friend. Then, you broke it all... you forget both of us, three friends with broken heart and broken feelings."
Well, in spanish is loooooonger and beauty xD but is the escense of mi poesy.
Thanks for the photo :)
Raingarden Featured By Owner Dec 25, 2008
Thanks for the nice comment, I'm happy that my photo was so inspiring to you! :D
I'd like to read your whole poem (I had Spanish at school for two years, I think with a little help from a dictionary I'll understand it.) I couldn't find the poem in your gallery, maybe you can give me the link?
Girithron Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Here is my poem :) I wish that you could understand it :) if you cant, say to me and I will traslate it (not with google traslator because is so bad xD so bad traslator!!)
Kisses from Cordoba, Spain, and merry christmas!
Raingarden Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2008
Thank you for the link! I read the whole poem and I understood almost everything (after looking up 50% of the vocabulary ;-)... but I really like translating texts).

I liked the poem, it's very intense. Very dark sometimes, and with some really good metaphors. It sounds sad and a little wearily. I couldn't find all the things you said in your first comment - with the friendship turning to love and you falling in love with his best friend - in the poem though; if you hadn't told me this background story, I probably wouldn't have known what exactly had happened because the poem is so metaphoric. :blushes: But well, as a reader of a poem, you don't need to know all the details that led to the current situation, important is what are the feelings and current situation.

Especially the sentences at the end ("Who sows shadow will harvest shadow, but who hates isn't always hated", if I understood it correctly) touched me. At first it sounds paradoxical, but when I think about it a few moments, it's pretty true, and I can also relate to it. So yes, thanks again for sharing this beautiful piece of text.

It's a little too late to wish you a Merry Christmas too, so I'll wish you a Happy New Year instead! :-)
Girithron Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2008  Hobbyist Photographer
Wooow! Long reply! :D I am so happy that you like it, now I am full of proud! Than you very much for read it and traslate it, It's so kind!
Merry Christmas too, and happy new year (I wish I could writte you something better, but my english level it's not to hiht and, probabily, I am writting extrange words and expressions (omg, I need practise! long time ago since I studied this beautifull language xD long time since I visit england xD, I think that if we speak it we both could undertand the other... well, in your devious information said that you are from germany, and I supose that your english is sooooo soooo superior that mine :P
Thanks for all!! :D :D
Raingarden Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2009
No reason to thank me, it was a pleasure to read your poem! :-)
Happy New Year!
beeling Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2008
That's pretty cool. :)
Raingarden Featured By Owner Feb 23, 2008
Thanks! :D
Aislin-Sedai Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2008  Hobbyist Writer
Verdrietig maar mooi :)
philippstein Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2008  Hobbyist General Artist
Photographisch noch schöner als das andere, von der Aussage her aber frustrierender ;)

Coole (2er-)Serie, wirklich!
Raingarden Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2008
Allerdings nicht NUR 2er-Serie, denn der Rest kommt heute... ahehe.
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