A drop of optimism

Published December 29, 2009

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"I photographed this young boy on a rainy day in Lahore. For me, this image highlights the youngster's confidence - and even joy - in the thick of traffic. Metaphorically speaking, it could be an image of the hope, confidence, and strength needed to cope with the daily struggles of life in Pakistan." - Arif Ali / White Star

What do you think Arif's image symbolises? Has he captured a moment of strength or danger? What images of optimism have you recently seen?

Dawn.com invites its readers to submit images that capture moments of strength and happiness in otherwise dark times to photos@dawn.com. The following reader comments do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Dawn Media Group.

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