|Plywood siding hints at the lines this building once had.|
|Others are being propped by a lattice of steel buttresses.|
|The downtown core sits empty on a Saturday afternoon.|
|This tower - erected in 1897 - was shook|
so violently it bent the decorative lightning rod
on the peak.
|Every building is tagged with an Urban SAR team.|
NZTF was one of five that I noted.
|The quintessential kiwi - burlap sack to hold your stuff,|
sturdy leather shoes, cord trousers, common sense
button down shirt, and a shearling hat to keep off the cold.
|A Chinese restaurant kitchen at work.|
|A fantastic beer label.|
|Is this how you feel when you get stabbed in your palm,|
or when you can shoot lightning from your hand like spiderman
|The best notice: "Management insist on a|
high standard of dress".
|A paint spill becomes art.|
|This says it all to me - Christchurch will be back!|