Tuesday, November 16, 2021

I find this touching


This is popular in California and Arizona (maybe other places I haven't been). It is the Virgin Mary - who isn't a saint because apparently the Catholics think she is somewhere above a Saint, but below holy. And, although the got rid of purgatory, apparently Virgin Mary still somewhere in between.

Anywho, I find these bathtub Marys sweet and touching. Kind of like the house shrines to dead relatives or gods in China, Vietnam and India.

I don't know if it gives comfort to people, but I really hope it does. They make me feel better.

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