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kitsch and glitz

21 Sep

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Unlike Fatima the area around the shrine in Lourdes is dreadfully tacky and distasteful. The safe and soothing and reverent and respectful avenues of Fatima are replaced in Lourdes with what is a gagging combination of Gatlinburg and Las Vegas.

One Response to “kitsch and glitz”

  1. JoAnne Lacey September 22, 2012 at 6:17 pm #

    How disappointing:(

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