Stones by Michael #writephoto

arch

When I came across the arch I knew it was a very old archway. The conglomeration of stones, the crude but effective mortaring had obviously worked for it was still standing so many centuries since.

It was a structure to be marvelled at and I thought about the men who way back when had dragged the stone from various quarries and shaped the stones to create what I was seeing in front of me.

Who were these men I wondered?

Was the archway the result of their best work, making do with what resources they could find?

There had to have been a team of men because several of the stones I couldn’t imagine one man being able to lift and place as accurately as they had done.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com
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3 Responses to Stones by Michael #writephoto

  1. How interesting it would be though, if it started as a game conjured by boredom and excess by the masons. 😄

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  2. willowdot21 says:

    It certainly would indeed

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