Keizersgracht 755

"It's clearly a door,
and yet it's not.

The openings for the bell,
the door knob, the lockset,
the letter slot, and more
have been fitted with
almost but not quite
matching blocks of wood.
Out of sight to the right
are a pair of big garage
doors, and an operating
twin of this blanked
out entrance.

Today, both entrances
have knobs and locksets,
but this one's letter slot
and other openings remain
blocked up."


September 12, 1998

door no door
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