Thought for the day…

A single act of carelessness leads to the eternal loss of beautyA bit of a heavy one today, and suitably obtuse…

I was trawling through my archive yesterday and happened on this snap taken in The Forbidden City the last time I was in Beijing.

Rather than being a Confucian edit for life, it’s actually a much more prosaic warning not to damage the marble carvings. It’s poetic all the same.

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