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  • You can see a movie at the top of the leaning tower of Pisa if you stop for a while to observate people instead of looking down.

    Some climbers are trying to prevent themselves from slipping on sloping surface. They walk like on thin ice. However it’s nearly impossible for them to reach balance. However hard they try.

    Some manage well but are afraid of heights. They see everything through their own fear.

    Some are taking pictures nonstop. Or pointing curiously around without a camera. Vow! you can hear them gasping. Or vow, with a whisper. Many capture these moments in their electronic devices, few in their hearts.

    Some are taking pictures of only themselves. With a blurred landscape somewhere at background. Every picture is an ultimatum. I’m here. Me! I’ve conquered the world. At least I’m conquering it. First the tower, then the world. With full speed! Me!

    Some are standing still and looking perplexed. They don’t quite know what to do next. How should I feel when I got here? Have I achieved really anything? Should I feel happy now? Or sorrowful? What shall I do with all this? Is this end or beginning of something? Why is that man taking picture of me? Am I especially ugly today?

    And some are just walking around the top without imminent reaction, same way they are walking through life. Without glancing much at left or right, up or down. Outside or inside. Walking around the top. Around the clock.

    Touching movie they have running there. At the top of the tower. Documentary about us. About our lives.
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