Some 350 years ago, when the street level was more than a meter lower than it is now,

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some people had built a church.

Later, some others have started to build around it.

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Closer and

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closer

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until the church was completely surrounded.

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Things were so settled that trees had found a place to grow

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so careful people decided to protect the medieval church using state of the art aluminium window panes.

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Meanwhile other buildings were popping up.

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Some of them

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bearing very intricate decorations. Both having to do with the banking industry, by the way…

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But times had passed… people got bored… more trees had established themselves,

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a new kind of decorations had miraculously sprung up,

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in more than one place.

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So people started planting gardens on top of the buildings

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because, you know, concrete is so passe…

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Somewhat creepy, don’t you think?

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