Delicious... now I'm hungry again. I want a crepe. and nutella. and yummy tarts. and gelato. How are French people so dang skinny?
Saturday, July 31, 2010
Reading the sculpture on the facade.
This window tells the story of Adam and Eve:
And this one is my favorite--Noah's Ark:
This is said to be the veil that was worn by the Virgin Mary herself during childbirth--found only her in Chartres Cathedral:
Sunday, July 25, 2010
Lady Jane Grey graffiti. Lady Jane Grey was queen for nine days in 1553, imprisoned in the tower by Mary I. This is not carved by Jane, but probably her husband. However, as Dr. Seely pointed out, Jane's husband's mother was also named Jane, so if you take a Freudian view of the story then it changes things. :P
Gold-plated and cased sub-machine gun. Sterling Mk 4 sub-machine gun. I know what I want for Christmas. ;)Recycled scold's bridle originally used to punish gossips--too bad we don't have those today.
Chopping Block. Yeah...