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In Like A Lion, Out Like A Lamb

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 1 March 2018 in Miscellaneous.

“In like a lion, out like a lamb” has always seemed a straightforward enough proverb: when March starts, it’s still winter, and by the end of the month spring has begun. However in many climates the weather hasn’t quite reached the lamb stage by the end of the month.

NIKON D5000 1/160 second F/7.1 ISO 400 180 mm (35mm equiv.)

sherri from Arkansas, United States

very fitting for the day

"and the lion will lay down with the lamb"

1 Mar 2018 5:09am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Which beautiful symbolism: the wild animal being next to the innocence and to the sweetness

1 Mar 2018 6:12am

Michael Skorulski from Toronto, Canada

A wonderfully biblical image.

1 Mar 2018 6:26am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique sculpture. )

1 Mar 2018 6:27am

rem_la from Villiers, France

joli duo

1 Mar 2018 6:50am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

This lion is at least fairly safe ...

1 Mar 2018 7:18am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle sculpture !

1 Mar 2018 8:57am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Ah yeah, it is a good symbolic image. And your words are true.
Nice image too.
Have a nice day.

1 Mar 2018 9:09am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

The lamb looks happy with the lion.

1 Mar 2018 9:23am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

March has come in like a lion here :0

1 Mar 2018 11:08am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

beau

1 Mar 2018 11:42am

Don from Spokane, United States

A great picture to go with the "saying." It's a fine detailed picture of these two.

1 Mar 2018 1:47pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Yes, we are supposed to be getting high winds for the next few days, so definitely in like a lion! Great visual.

1 Mar 2018 1:49pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful capture !

1 Mar 2018 2:59pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great capture for March 1st! Oh how I agree with your sentiments! I remember snow in April not too long ago. Thankfully, it lasted only a few days; but still plowable.

1 Mar 2018 7:24pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Beautiful and sharp details.

1 Mar 2018 7:45pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A wonderful image for today! It has gotten milder here but I don't trust that spring is here quite yet!

1 Mar 2018 9:03pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

I reckon he's just keeping his dinner warm !......

2 Mar 2018 2:30pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

A nice theme and symbol.

2 Mar 2018 5:50pm

NIKON D5000
1/160 second
F/7.1
ISO 400
180 mm (35mm equiv.)