Dear Wen: Romans…

scotland trip jan 15 318Dear Wen…

Yeah, yeah… Romans!

I can’t get overly enthused, myself, despite the copious lectures I have had to endure…

Celts versus Romans is, for me, a little like Spartans versus Athenians… No contest.

And my time in Chester contemplating whether or not to apply for the job as a Roman Centurian patrolling the city walls.

For the tourists you understand. Hmm, let’s see now, I think I decided… Not!

It was quite good seeing the recycled roman columns at Chester Cathedral…scotland trip jan 15 012

…and of course the floor tiles at Little Missenden…

…but for me they were never the main event, just side-shows.

The thought of setting out specifically for something Roman seems anathema especially since the elusive yet copiously signed ‘road’ over the Moors…

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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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25 Responses to Dear Wen: Romans…

  1. Alli Templeton says:

    I thought it looked Roman! We loved Chester Cathedral, and looking forward to going back there this year. Lovely post. 🙂

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  2. Alli Templeton says:

    Yes, rather than covering it up or pulling it down. Preserves the history well.

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