Little Earthquakes

Illustration for article titled Little Earthquakes

[Golcuk, Turkey; August 17. Image via Getty]

A Turkish woman reads the Koran next to a gravestone for her relatives in a cemetery where the quake victims were buried near the northwestern Turkish town of Golcuk on August 17, 2009, on the tenth anniversary of the deadly Turkish earthquake. Turks commemorated the anniversary of the quake, which measured 7.4 on Richter scale, killed more than 17,000 and left 600,000 homeless AFP PHOTO / MUSTAFA OZER (Photo credit should read MUSTAFA OZER/AFP/Getty Images)


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This photo is so intimate and voyeuristic. It's really beautiful, but I sort of feel guilty looking at it.