There's something really intriguing about the elements of this photo. The pedestrian in an apron, the snow, the tire tracks, the footprints and the "eat" sign all add to the mystery. Like an Edward Hopper painting, it forces your imagination to fill in the rest of the story.
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A pedestrian walks to the Texas Tavern restaurant in downtown Roanoke, Va., under the cover of a colorful umbrella on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008.