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The melancholy, urban parable of a forfeited Prince...
07-JUN-2007 Marisa

The melancholy, urban parable of a forfeited Prince...

Paris (France)

Mysterious decline of a former French-Italian restaurant, called “The Prince”, which was proud of its mussels and chips.
Now, like a human homeless, it is all wrapped up in old newspapers and torn poster to keep warm or simply to hide itself from reality.
Nevertheless its dilapidated essence has a strange beauty.

Tomorrow we’ll leave Paris.
I need lighter horizons.

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Canon EOS 350D
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silvia marmori22-Jun-2007 11:38
A covered homeless, yes..
who not only lack of things but mainly feels unwanted, unloved and uncared..
an impair beauty.. a touching register through your image and words..
Robyco22-Jun-2007 07:23
A real city picture.....
and a great story with it!!!
Jean-Claude Liehn22-Jun-2007 03:26
...oui, Marisa, une étrange beauté, vers laquelle votre oeil nous guide. Vraiment bravo pour votre vision de la France et vos légendes inspirées.
Isabel Cutler22-Jun-2007 00:24
Looks very much like a New York street.
Dallas Hyatt21-Jun-2007 21:46
Modern yet somehow timeless.