Pistols into Chandeliers

I’ve heard of swords into plowshares (Isaiah 2:3-4), but this is ridiculous:


(In one of the Administration buildings at the château de Vincennes, home of France’s Service historique de la Défense.)

Talk about your sword of Damocles…




2 responses to “Pistols into Chandeliers”

  1. Bob Fulton says :

    How did I miss this when I was working there for nine months?!?

    • jostwald says :

      Because it’s where the old reading room USED to be, not the current Pavillon du Roi. That building is now administrative offices/storage and “off limits” to mere mortals (it’s right outside of Bertrand’s office, in fact).

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