People portraits

Challenge #5 in the Places I have seen, people I have met series. Hosted by paradiso.
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Let's show our best portraits. Any kind are welcome, but only people, no animals please (unless they're with people). Colors, B&W, long or shallow DOF, whatever. We want to know something about the picture (background story, etc.) and possibly about the subjects in the pictures. Good challenge!
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Girl and Best Friend
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Only pet she has ever had (and grew up together). Dog, is now getting old with cataract (and cannot see). This pic means more now, than ever.
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Submitted: Monday, 14th December, 2009 09:57 (GMT)
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Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/25 sec
Aperture: F2.8
ISO: 200
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