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Now That's a Pair of Knockers

Sintra, Portugal

This door was seen inside the Quinta da Regaleia (the previous photo).
When my husband saw it the title was his first comment.
I had a good laugh and then he told me he stole the line from "Young Frankenstein."
Anyway, thought it was a good one to put up for Mother's Day!!!

Canon EOS 70D
1/200s f/4.0 at 29.0mm iso6400 full exif

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Colin Storey14-May-2018 10:19
Nicely composed image with a great title.
Graeme14-May-2018 10:00
Really fun shot of these two knockers, Jane lol. BV!
Ursula Miller14-May-2018 06:19
I love old knockers, fine composition and symmetry. V
Dennis Hoyne14-May-2018 04:10
Those really are some classy knockers! Nice shot. V
Hank Vander Velde14-May-2018 02:07
Nice well captured and well captioned image Jane.
woody3414-May-2018 01:59
Unfortunately exactly the same though came to my mind, we have had our mother's day, hope you have a great one...V
janescottcumming13-May-2018 20:12
For those wondering about the doorknobs, they don't twist like the usual ones. You turn them like the mechanism on the top of an ice cream maker. If you don't rotate them the same amount, you end up with an offset, as the picture shows.
Pieter Bos13-May-2018 19:43
Excellent! ~V
joseantonio13-May-2018 19:38
interesting and elegant door.V.
Helen Betts13-May-2018 17:23
Nicely composed and lit, and I did get quite a laugh from the title. V.
Johnny JAG13-May-2018 17:04
LOL, indeed!
Carl Carbone13-May-2018 16:57
Where would we all be without knockers? Very nicely captured.
danad13-May-2018 16:22
Perfect simmetry ! V.
Neil Marcus13-May-2018 16:02
I chuckled at the double entendre.
globalgadabout13-May-2018 15:52
fun title indeed...Happy Mother's Day to you and all the Mum's on pbase..
Tom Beech13-May-2018 15:43
As a fan of the movie "Young Frankenstein" I was going to say just that 8-)
Walter Otto Koenig13-May-2018 15:20
Fine detail and clarity. Interesting how the doorknobs are in different positions. "V"
The line from Young Frankenstein spoken by Gene Wilder refers to Teri Garr. ;-)
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