To arrive to a city by sea is often a very great experience
in a way the strangers often is shown much more approachability
okay if the ship doesn’t hit into the pier or in some of the other boats, so not.
“A ship in port is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for”
(Grace Hopper – american scientist
“If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship,
he would keep it in port forever”
(Thomas Aquinas – italian theologian)
“If a man doesn’t know what port he is steering for,
no wind is favorable to him”
(Seneca – old roman philosopher)
“Sculpture is the art of the intelligence”
(Pablo Picasso – spanish painter)
Human beings builds buildings, and then nature creates sculpturer of them
these are from french Brittany, greek Crete and the green island of Ireland.
With inspiration from Ailsa’s excellent blog
take a look at the challenge here “Where’s my backpack”
this’s my version of the Travel theme “Sculpture”.
Companionable north atlantic coast or not.
Sometimes companionableness may be a compromise or a dilemma to many
in many areas in the social sphere – “you give something to get something”.
so you’re companionable – aren’t you..?
Some may feel that it gives too little self-respect to be too companionable
therefore they become slightly contrarian or may seek solitude to get peace
without having to worry about what others might think ..?
“I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time
to be in company, even with the best
is soon wearisome and dissipating
I love to be alone
I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude”
( Henry David Thoreau – american writer and philosopher)
Companionable on the south side of the Pyrenees, or not.
Rumors say that there are smuggling paths across the Pyrenees
if the customs officers are as companionable as nature
it isn’t easy being smuggler.
Close, but no cigar
almost but not exactly what you had hoped for or wanted
famours american saying
or as here
closed for ice cream and hot dog even it was a day of “thunderous” sunshine
behind the closed wonderland is seen a huge fuel tank.