15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The torture of uncertain return

Padlocks on grids mean eternal love. This action began in Serbia 100 years ago with a teacher and a officer passion. He went to war but didn’t return due to another woman. So, the teacher died of disgust and women of his village began to write their lovers’ names blocking them on bridges where they met

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Camera: LG-P716
Copyright: © Cláudia Veitas Duarte