November 4th, 2017

  • thismaz

Diamond and Faith

This one had me absolutely stumped for ages. I wandered around for almost two weeks muttering "Diamond, diamond, diamond" to myself (not out loud; I didn't want people to think me crazy *g*) and then I saw the diamond shaped design in this cut glass -

And call it religion or politics, faith or fanaticism, there is no doubt that there was a lot of belief involved in the conflict that resulted in this - the ruins of Tynemouth Priory, on the headland above the mouth of the river.