If you’ve seen some of my older posts about Wren Day and Devils in Guatemala you might already know about my fascination with masks. So as you can imagine, I was in my element checking out Carnival masks on display in Aachen in the run up to Fasching, and I thought it might make for an interesting theme this week. Here are some of the masks I spotted.
… and a stealthy alligator in the waters of South Carolina masquerading as a piece of driftwood – but with a set of beady eyes firmly fixed on what he hoped would be his next meal. Gulp.
How about a wintry mask of snow turning NY’s Central Park into a winter wonderland?
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It’s in literature that true life can be found. It’s under the mask of fiction that you can tell the truth. – Gao Xingjian
Without wearing any mask we are conscious of, we have a special face for each friend. – Oliver Wendell Holmes