from another pinner--"why isn’t this the most famous photo from 9/11 instead of the falling man? isn’t 2 people holding hands after jumping more significant than 1 man? it makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo, were they friends or lovers? or just strangers who were too scared to jump alone? it shows that people need a helping hand even in their final moments."
Humans Showing Tenderness to Others in Violent Times An East German soldier ignores orders to let no one pass and helps a boy, who was found on the opposite side from his family, cross the newly formed 'Berlin Wall'. [Cold War, 1961] Read more at http://izismile.com/2014/08/19/humans_showing_tenderness_to_others_in_violent_times_40_pics.html#QCpoDEgiuURuo1c7.99