The Muse was instantly amused by the gilded buildings and ornate temples before her.
After all, it’s another shiny bright thing, which is guaranteed to attract and distract her.
But then she got really confused.
She had thought all that is gilded and gold is a Wat (buddhist temple) and all that is stark and angular a Catholic church. But then wat of all those gilded Chinese and Taoist temples?
So she ended up saying silently to herself “is that a wat or a what not?” and still not knowing what’s what.
Luckily her quick tour will save you from the same fate… maybe.
Musing on… golden sunsets and statues