S is for SPIRE
This is the crooked spire of St. Mary's Anglican Church in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK It is said to lean at a 45 degree angle and does so for two probable reasons:
1. The workmen were not sufficiently skilled.
2, The wood they used was un-seasoned and therefore warped.
This is the Same Spire in Silhouette:
The next photo is in honor of Sergeant Major, Ed Billups, who celebrated his 80th birthday this week, having served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean and Viet Nam wars:
and he can still get into his dress blues!
Happy Birthday, Ed!
One more Spire, made more Spectacular by the Sky behind it:
The Cathedral of the Rockies in Boise, Idaho.
Or you can have Sweet dreams about this Spider:
On display in the Nature Center, in Carlsbad.