Photographs by Robert Polidori, from a book I randomly picked up at an estate sale this weekend, New Orleans after the Flood. His photo's were also on display at the Met in 2006.
1. unyielding; not lessening in severity, intensity. strength, or pace.
3. steady and persistent; unremitting: the relentless beat of the drums.
synonyms: hard, fierce, unstoppable, unbroken, bound and determined, timeless.