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 writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. 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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