Danger at the Waterhole

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Inspiration.”


Early morning. Suddenly the sound of thundering hooves. Water! They need water…


But wait…. Thirsty as the Wildebeest are, they hesitate at the water’s edge…


With good reason. They know he’s there…


And so, thirsty but cautious and patient, they’ll keep their distance. Made later?  The day becomes unbearably hot…will the lion leave?


I returned at sunset.


Yes, they did get to the water…at a price…

20 thoughts on “Danger at the Waterhole

  1. vulcane28

    This post tells a story and I like that. The pictures are stunning. I really like the picture of the sunset because the brightness of the sky makes me smile in the inside.

  2. wendybrey

    Very moving photography, truth of the ways things are meant to me through your lense and with your words, thank you for the beauty and words you so generously share with the rest of us, much appreciate the effort that goes into making this possible.


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