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Snippet: It’s Bliss ☇

Shared on April 1, 2014

As much as I’ll be glad to see Windows XP go to the great Recycle Bin in the sky, it will be a bit sad to see its default wallpaper, Bliss, fade into obscurity. CNET Australia’s Lexy Savvides:

Although it will forever be associated with Windows XP, Bliss was actually the by-product of a love story. It was a regular Friday afternoon in 1996 when photographer Charles O’Rear took the drive through California’s wine country to see his then-girlfriend Daphne.

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