Defining ‘Defiance’

noun /dɪˈfʌɪəns/ open resistance. Origin: Old French

When a ranger is surrounded by a herd of enemies but he still raises his sword.

When you listen to your heart even when your logic says ‘impossible’

When a couple of nuclear bombs fails to burn a small country’s aspiration

When you choose to let her go, and you do it wearing a smile.

when you are the last man standing for your team and you stand tall, chin up

When you are breaking up with someone but you say nothing derogatory. Or memorable.


An anti-war protestor during Cuban missile crisis 1962. Don Mccullin