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"Mitten" in Monument Valley.

PAREIDOLIA

Pareidolia: The way in which the brain tries to organize meaningless stimulus into something that is recognizable.  The Face on Mars, the Man in the Moon, Jesus Christ in a cinnamon bun and so forth.  For years I saw faces in my bathroom wallpaper.  So it is with this “Mitten” in Monument Valley.  “Sacred Monoliths” was taken on July 10, 1981.

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