Three Line Tale: The Castle

The castle still stands, as it did a thousand years ago.

It has seen all the faces of war, and the evolution of human weapons from swords and bows to tanks and guns.

Yet, it chose never to intervene with its armies, remaining hidden from the greedy eyes of humans; which is why it still remains standing…


Prompt:

Three Line Tales, Week 179

6 comments

  1. Fun fact I learnt about a castle I’d visited in France – most of them used to have turrets – the conical structures on top of a tower (think Disney). These were torn down to make space for the canons and guns and that’s why you don’t have many castles (if any) that still have turrets.

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