Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Fragments of Late Afternoon Light in Provence
We discovered the church in St. Paul as the sun was going down and the light was falling in from the upper windows on the thick, cool, dark Romanesque walls. There was Renaissance music floating in the background, and a solitary woman sweeping and cleaning the trays underneath the votive candles. Her scraping tool against the metal made a harsh counterpoint to the music.