Re "The Year in Pictures" [Dec. 30]: Congratulations to TIME for gracing the cover with the picture of a great white shark breaching in pursuit of a seal. How refreshing to have a nature picture on the front page rather than that of a politician or a notorious criminal!
Your collection of pictures for the year 2013 is a treasure for lovers of photography. The one capturing the dead couple of the Bangladesh garment-factory tragedy is a masterpiece! In Urdu, there's a proverb...