In preparation for yesterday’s post I hauled out my old high school photos. All I really have from those days are my senior pics. I wanted the “casual” one there, but I couldn’t not scan in the formal tuxedo pic.
Check out that handsome young lad, all slathered with airbrushing!
I posted this on Facebook along with the note that in those days I was considered the Fifth Duran.
My pal Stewart, who also knows his way around photo manipulation, responded with this:
I’m not sure which Duran I’ve replaced there, so I can’t tell you if et in Arcadia ego.
Speaking of mementos mori I should combine that senior pic with a current one and send it out to all teens as a warning of How It Goes: