Someone built this a long time ago

Back from Mesa Verde and filing my pictures, there is this:

Wall in high alcove, Mesa Verde, May 2014, by John Fleck

Wall in high alcove, Mesa Verde, May 2014, by John Fleck

More impressive to me, in some ways, than the big stuff. Eight centuries ago, some people went to a lot of trouble to climb up to that upper alcove and build a little wall. Maybe they built more. I don’t know.

One Comment

  1. For some reason, this really grabbed me. You’re right; sometimes it’s the little things left behind that are most interesting/moving. Thanks for sharing.

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