Photos of the Year: 2012 Winners: Portrait: 2012poy06_01

First Place | PortraitChristine T. Nguyen, The Herald-Sun{quote}Lord, if it's my time please take me.  If it's not, please let me get better,{quote} says Elizabeth Fox.  Fox spends much of her day lying on the couch with her dog, Tootles, because congestive heart failure causes her to be short of breath and arthritis makes her body ache.

First Place | Portrait 

Christine T. Nguyen, The Herald-Sun 

"Lord, if it's my time please take me. If it's not, please let me get better," says Elizabeth Fox. Fox spends much of her day lying on the couch with her dog, Tootles, because congestive heart failure causes her to be short of breath and arthritis makes her body ache.