Antoine de Sainte-Exupéry died on this day in 1944 aged 44. His much loved, often quoted books are his legacy.
‘And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye.’
From The Little Prince.
Oh to be in Santiago de Compostela today. What feasting there will be. Happy Feast Day.
Of the many depictions of St James or Santiago reflecting aspects of his mythology – humble pilgrim, warrior, patron saint I like the Pre Rafaelite golden image.
For one of the best descriptions of the life of St James check out Camino Adventures