Fresh spring blossoms are welcomed as proof that winter is thankfully gone.
Time and isolation are recorded by names and dates. To scratch your name in the Yuma Territorial Prison gave you a sad immortality.
Inmates must have been housed in these crowded cells and put in single cells for purposes of isolation and punishment. It was not easy time, by any stretch.
I recently toured this long ago closed prison and I must say it was shocking and ghostly. Incredibly, some women were sent here for adultery. I have a few photos I will post in the coming days. In the meantime, read about it here.
This sweet beauty with the soulful eyes waited patiently for his human to return. Blue Heelers originated in Australia and came from dingoes which were cross bred.