Smorgasbord Blogger Weekly – March 6th 2022 – #Egypt Rebecca Budd, #Reviews D.Wallace Peach, #Africa Robbie Cheadle, #Spotlight Marcia Meara, #Writers Gwen Plano, #Brazil Carol Taylor
A small selection of posts I have enjoyed during the last week and I hope you will head over to read in full. Thanks Sally.
In the first post Rebecca Budd shares the wonders of Egypt in the Thursday Doors blog theme, in celebration of the day 99 years ago when the Tomb of Tutankhamen was seen for the first time in all its glory.
Ancient Doors of Egypt: Yesterday, 99 years ago, a Door was opened into the mysteries of Ancient Egypt.
The Lush Nile Delta ( Rebecca Budd Archives December 2, 2007)
“As my eyes grew accustomed to the light, details of the room within emerged slowly from the mist, strange animals, statues, and gold – everywhere the glint of gold. For the moment – an eternity it must have seemed to the others standing by – I was struck dumb with amazement, and when Lord Carnarvon, unable to stand the suspense any longer, inquired anxiously, ‘Can you see anything?’ it was all I could do to get out the words, ‘Yes, wonderful things.” Howard Carter, The Tomb of Tutankhamen