„A photograph it a souvenir of a memory.
It is not a moment.
It is the looking at the photograph that becomes the moment. Your own moment.“

—  David Levithan, book Every You, Every Me
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„The memories of the first Independence Day may have faded, but the power of that magical moment must never be forgotten.“

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