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Gaudi’s Veronica March 25, 2016

Posted by The Typist in cryptical envelopment, New Orleans, The Dead, The Narrative, The Odd, The Typist, Toulouse Street, Xian, Xianity.
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Gaudi's Veronica

“Don’t get hung up about Easter.”

— Leon Russell

Veronica like Mary is simply a vessel. I believe that is the correct term from my catechism. Faceless before her savior.  Simply a womb-shaped amphora into which the power of the almighty father of the savior on a stick (r) is poured. Barely an amphora, really; more like a funnel, something faceless and transient, passed through.  A vessel, an object, the rape of Europa made dainty.

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1. Daedalus Lex - March 25, 2016

Everything Gaudi touched, from gothic to cubist to just plain fucking insane, he turned into art gold!

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The Typist - March 25, 2016

Agreed. The Veronica is just plain creepy but there’s no denying his genius.

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2. Mark Romano - March 27, 2016

“Roll Away The Stone” When asked if he would ever finish La Familia Sagrada, Gaudi replied that his client had plenty of time. I believe that is what he said.

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