Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Espirit de L'eau

Talk not of wasted affection, affection never was wasted, If it enrich not the heart of another, its waters returning Back to their springs, like the rain shall fill them full of refreshment; That which the fountain sends forth returns again to the fountain. 

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Tap Fountain Santa Galdana, Menorca

Swarovski Fountain, Austria
Floelz Photography@Flickr

Floating Fountains Osaka, Japan

71 Fountain, Ohio
TheRealKyleWood @Flickr

Horace Dodge Fountain, Detroit, Michigan

Versailles, France

Dancing Fountain, Canal City, Hakata, Japan

And finally, Merlion Fountain, Singapore from Sofvan@Flickr, who has a little historical info about this wonderful oddity.