Dear Wen: Dunstan…

valerian 106Dear Wen…

That doesn’t surprise me… No will power.

It’s all to do with your earthly descent I expect…

We still need to visit the Anglo Saxon church at Northampton…

Do we know which of the Nine Mary’s and what the window is depicting?
It is a spooky feeling to realise the worthy ‘Devil Conjuror’ himself doubtless gazed upon the same window.

An interesting tale and one that should fit with some of our themes in the latest offering which is no doubt why we were sent there… There was an Old Woman…

St Michael's Victory over the Devil, a sculpture by Sir Jacob EpsteinI wish we’d looked at the well now…my fault really, had the thought but ignored it…still it’s not like its a million miles away… and it looks like you can drink from it… Much prefer the new set up…a veritable Little House of the Living…

The Dunstan devil looks like Gollum… and the figure as a whole is reminiscent of the St Michael and Devil from Coventry Cathedral.

What’s the difference between striking the earth with a staff and attacking the devil with smithy’s tongs?

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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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