Feb 22

This picture is widely considered the photo that changed the face of AIDS. It showed AIDS victims as humans and people with families.

In November 1990 LIFE magazine published a photograph of a young man named David Kirby — his body wasted by AIDS, his gaze locked on something beyond this world — surrounded by anguished family members as he took his last breaths.

My soul is exhausted awaiting Your rescue
    yet I keep hoping in Your word.
My eyes are strained as I look for what You promised,
    saying, “When will You come to comfort me?”
Even though I have shriveled up like a wineskin left in the smoke,
    I still remember what You require.

Scripture Reference:   Psalm 119:81-83 The Voice (VOICE)                                                                          Image Credit: Therese Frare, LIFE Magazine