Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic

Naxos Cathedral Tour

In one room there was a pot-pourri of treasures that really deserved to be in a proper museum where they could be looked after properly.  She dragged them out of boxes and held them in her frail hands and in a rhapsodical way accompanied by extravagant arm gestures as though she were conducting an orchestra kept imploring us to “look at this, look at this!”  

At one point she opened an illuminated manuscript and declared it to be five hundred years old but she turned the pages over as though it was a copy of last week’s Radio Times.

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3 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic

  1. These ought to be in a museum, I agree, and not shuffled around or left on a floor. Feels disrespectful.

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