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The woman pictured here, was spending some time outdoors on a bright sunny Georgia day working in her yard. At this point in her activity, she was gathering leaves on her lawn by using a plastic, flexible leaf rake. She had applied sunscreen to the sun-exposed skin of her face, and chose to wear a long-sleeved shirt and denim pants, all of which would help to protect her from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays. She was also wearing a pair of glasses, and a headscarf to protect her eyes and scalp, respectively. Hopefully, she'd packed, or had easy-access to some water in order to avoid the possibility of dehydration.
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