Hong Kong

These past few weeks have reminded me of how fleeting life can be, and I remembered an inscription that I saw this summer. The words were strategically placed at the entrance of a graveyard in Hong Kong. It was a place of peace snuggled into the corner of a bustling city, it was a quiet reminder of our mortality.

“Stop ye travelers as you pass by.

As you are now, so once was I.

As I am now, soon you shall be.

Prepare yourself to follow me.”

k.h. 2012


2 Responses to “Hong Kong: Stop Ye Travelers”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Basic HTML is allowed. Your email address will not be published.

Subscribe to this comment feed via RSS

%d bloggers like this: