Malta may be attempting to fly full steam ahead into the future, but some elements from our past can still be seen on our streets. The nostalgic wave of emotions we get whenever we capture them is worth a lot more than the 1,000 words of a regular picture.
This photo by Roderick Grech posted in The Salott is the perfect example of this.
Showing an old couple escaping the heat by watching TV from the street, the concern for their safety is overrun by the sense of nostalgia for a simpler time on the island, as well as the awh-factor of seeing the pair enjoying each others’ company in silence.
“Tfakkarni fit tfulija,” said one commenter. “Ħobż biż-żejt u xħin isir il-ħin ngħidu r-ruzarju… O żmien ħlejju!”