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When There is Time to Gaze

Scott on Nov 18th 2007 09:45 pm

Right now I am sitting at my desk, looking out the window of our 3rd floor flat. Our street, Gran de Gràcia, passes below, with a set of Christmas lights strung across the street, which they beautifully do throughout the entire city. Directly across the street facing back at me stands a beautiful, six story, modernist style building, likely built in the late 1800’s. I’ve spent quite a lot of time gazing out my window at this building (my parents and school teachers wouldn’t be too surprised about that). Looking as familiar as the rest, it struck me that each story of the building was different.

The second story, or primero in Spanish for primary, has 3 beautifully arched windows spanning the length of the building. The floor above is much different. It has four sets of windowed doors across the front and a large terrace that spans the building. The next floor up has the same four doors but instead has 3 separate terraces. This complimenting difference continues on each floor all the way to the top.

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Scott on Aug 16th 2007 01:12 am

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