For over 100 year his grave has been a Mecca for admirers of the Irish playwright and author who wish to honor and remember this remarkable man. However these devotees who have smothered Oscar Wilde’s grave with kisses have contributed to its near destruction. Action by both the Irish and French authorities will ensure that fans will no longer be able to get so close to the stone memorial as lipstick marks are eroding it.
Daily Archives: November 28, 2011
Muammar Gaddafi saw the emperor and fellow Libyan Septimius Severus as a rival – so he booted the Roman’s statue out of Martyrs’ Square