Orange is not a colour that many people adopt willingly. Yet once a year the whole of The Netherlands comes down with ‘Orange Madness’ to honour their reigning monarch.
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We humans have a definite weakness for pithy pseudo-truths and tired cliches (In the past they were engraved on our headstones, today they are engraved on our Facebook walls). The one that comes to mind at the moment is ‘It is not the Destination that matters, but the Journey‘… Or perhaps better stated for this situation ‘It is not the Destination that matters, but the Detours‘.
Everyone recognises the work of Maurits Cornelius Escher, though they might not recognise the name. Better known as M. C. Escher the Dutch graphic artist was a master of impossible staircases that startle our eyes and worlds that fold in on each other to flummox our brains.