I was struck by the contrast of this hand-made, rather rudimentary bottle with the elegance of the fine glass spout protruding from it.

glass bottle - Wellcome Exhibit
“Words of a poem should be glass
But glass so simple-subtle its shape
Is nothing but the shape of what it holds…”

Part of a Glass Poem by Robert Francis for this Sunday’s Sayings whilst taking Debbie’s one word challenge: Protrude 


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