May 19 – We slept in this morning and caught up on the news. Can’t believe what’s going on back home. Time for some sightseeing!
Pretty Mary with a very odd looking baby Jesus and his cousin John:
Another odd baby:
I’m forming a hypothesis that just because it is in a museum, it is not necessarily great art! Beauty is in the eye…
From the ramparts, you can see over the city:
We enjoyed a menu del dia of lentil stew with spicy sausage, and a roast chicken leg, with nata (custard with cinnamon) for dessert. A poor man walked among the tables, trying to sell little packets of tissue for spare change. The lady at the next table called the waitress over, handed her 10 euro and told her to serve the beggar a meal. Nice person of Spain! We encounter so many poor people here. What do you do when a beggar approaches you?
Back on the road in the morning!