Cities Built

Cities on the banks of rivers

are seats of civilization from olden times

Cities on the sea shore

are places for trade and commerce  from ancient times

Cities on places away from sea

could be places of safety at all times

be the reason for ancient kingdoms in short

settle their capital far away from the ocean

The sea devours and devastates  a lot

as it brings prosperity and growth

the iconic image of sea  is ironic

a paradoxical influence as well as being enigmatic .56ae89283b06d6c1770d5bd05493d752




One thought on “Cities Built

  1. Had always love this picture – I have seen few taken at different time of the day, even era when it was less crowded (both by people and buildings)

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