Weekly Photo Challenge: Narrow

For those of you who follow our blogs, you may remember one of our favorite spots that we visit in July of each year:  Pawleys Island, South Carolina.  A tiny historical marker on one of the causeways says that Pawleys is the oldest seaside resort in America, and, based upon some of the dwellings that survived Hurricane Hugo in 1989 — houses on the ocean and docks in the marsh — Pawleys still has that laid-back look and “arrogantly shabby” feel of yesteryear.

Sundown at the dock:  Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

Sundown at the dock: Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

Grasses really are greener on the creek side compared to the oceanfront. In fact, it’s the marshes that distinguish this little slice of heaven from other South Carolina beach resort counterparts.  Narrow, somewhat creaky walkways provide quick access to views of white herons standing on single legs, the sound of an ebb-and-flow creek that moves with the tides, and the laid-back sport of crabbing, if you’re so inclined.  Not a narrow experience by any means.

For more entries in this week’s DailyPost Weekly Photo Challenge: Narrow, click here.

About Oh, the Places We See

Met at University of Tennessee, been married for 47 years, and still passionate about travel whether we're volunteering with Habitat Global Village, combining work at Discovery with pleasure, or just seeing the world. Hope you'll join us as we try to see it all while we can!
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8 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: Narrow

  1. “arrogantly shabby” Always my favorite. 🙂 –Curt

  2. Pingback: Narrow (Aquaduct) | What's (in) the picture?

  3. Amy says:

    That’s a beautiful, peaceful image!

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