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Post time 2013-2-5 08:00:53 |Display all floors
expatter Post time: 2013-2-5 01:20
It is symbolic of power I assume  .........

I mean who needs in the modern world to be the master ...

Monuments, of enormous proportions, are usually built to prove to the rest of the world a nation's ability in the field of construction and civil engineering.

I do not for a moment believe that anyone in the world doubted Britain in that respect...
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Post time 2013-2-5 09:59:07 |Display all floors
expatter Post time: 2013-2-5 00:10
It is a personal and aesthetic choice .......

And this thread is just a bit of light-hearted fun  ...

I like the shard but then again I did like the lord of the rings. Maybe that's why haha
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Post time 2013-2-5 10:22:06 |Display all floors
Prometheus2 Post time: 2013-2-5 09:59
I like the shard but then again I did like the lord of the rings. Maybe that's why haha

Yes but a shard is a piece of something broken and usually sharp, pointed, dangerous to handle.

So what does the Shard symbolize.... a broken something? Whatever it is symbolic of...... it seems negative IMHO.

The motive of the proposers should be examined...... in my view.
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Post time 2013-2-5 11:17:33 |Display all floors
Aussie Expatter so jealous of London.
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Post time 2013-2-5 19:06:07 |Display all floors
TheHermit Post time: 2013-2-5 10:22
Yes but a shard is a piece of something broken and usually sharp, pointed, dangerous to handle.

S ...

Over analyse much!?  



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Post time 2013-2-5 19:08:28 |Display all floors
verdane Post time: 2013-2-5 19:06
Over analyse much!?

Exactly what I thought.
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Post time 2013-2-5 20:27:13 |Display all floors
verdane Post time: 2013-2-5 19:06
Over analyse much!?

One cannot avoid that, all art is the artist's attempt to make a statement.....
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