Posted by: aboutalbion | December 14, 2014

Windows …

On a recent visit to Oxford, I observed the following ad (repeated four times) in a toy shop window …

“Let’s build the magic”.

Not far away, in a museum window, I saw a ceramic bowl (dated between 400CE and 700CE) from Iraq with an inscription in Mandaic (related to Aramaic) which, when (dynamically) translated, includes the incantation …

“Life is victorious over all magic”.

I think I know which window has the more credible presentation …

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