Saturday, November 15, 2008

Oblivion -- Always Such a Handful...

Early Friday afternoon, CP (aka OxyToxy) and I strolled over to the Historisches Museum am Hohen Ufer on Pferdestraße for my first protracted indoctrination to German kultur. We thoughtfully perused the artifacts drawn from Hannover's 16th and 17th century nascence, raced through the intermarriages and betrayals of its stodgy 18th, admired the odd great canvas from the bloody 19th, and settled in for a slow stroll of images and objects from its odious, catastrophic 20th. Looking forward to our next visit...