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... Family - it is the most popular of Gaudi's work. He devoted himself exclusively to this project until his death. Unfortunately he was only able to construct a small part of it: the apes and the Facade of the nativity. This project is still under construction, following the plans and models that Gaudi left behind and thanks to the donation that are collected.
Then we went to get lunch after lunch at an all you can ...
Thankfully we woke up to sunshine and clear skies, though it was a little humid as we walked to Sagrada Familia. We arrived there just on 9:00 and joined the queue of those with tickets, and then once in, the queue for the audio guides. Queuing has been a feature (as expected) but I do admire the speed with which they move people through. They certainly have plenty of staff on hand to make things as smooth as possible.
We were not ...
... ever seen and it's so unbelievably different to any other church in the world. The outside is covered in the most incredibly detailed facades, showing the 4 major points of the life of Jesus, and all in slightly different styles, from very organic and naturalistic for the nativity to brutalist for the passion facade. Inside is even better, there is essentially no flat surface aside from the floor, the columns, are a unique gaudi design, starting square at the base, evolving into ...
... and yelling out loud:
STOP TRYING TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX…AND JUST THROW AWAY THE DAMNED BOX!!!
I have never really understood the popularity of the expression “Thinking Outside the Box” as I could not understand why on earth anyone would want to be in a box, then try to think outside that box. Why construct or get the box in the first place and have the constraints? I also don’t understand why people so often ...
... of the floor person and he did return the call and set up an appointment for Monday. However, John and I have been living a very peculiar existence since getting home. Our 7 foot square dining room table is at the foot of our bed. I am using my makeup table as a desk. We have to come and go when the floor is wet out our back bedroom door. This is not fun! And now ...