Nature Takes It Back

We as humans think we have control over our environment, yet given enough time nature has a way of taking back that control. What was once a parking area, now slowly being shadowed and overgrown by the unrelenting force of nature.

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Discards left by those without care decay back to the elements they were formed from.

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Attempts to harness the power of water rust from the very force of it’s hidden strength.

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The roads that once carried men and machines now crumble as the earth renews itself.

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Once lined spots now carry rivulets of water with every rain.

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Man’s long term efforts to contain and control are futile in the face of the unending power of nature.

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I found these unknown ruins behind the Petro truck stop in Columbia South Carolina while walking my dog Vinny today.

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