end of world war II. A sailor was so happy that he grabbed an unknown nurse in Times Square and gave her a kiss. This famous kiss was captured by photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt and published in Life Magazine
Taking No Chances A mother fastening a notice reading 'Please Mr Motorist, watch out for me', onto her son's back before he sets out on a trial bicycle ride. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images. ~B&W Photography~
Surrealism Photography Joseph Hancock created this image of a man walking beneath a localized shower, protected by his umbrella. Some pictures of rain such as this one are perhaps a testament to our ability to weather temporary struggles.
A pet swan being helped into a car where it enjoys a ride to the shops. Its owner Mrs Watson of Chesham, Buckinghamshire says that 'Leila' who has been a family pet for two years, can open doors and is a good guard 'dog'.