It is a truth universally acknowledged...

By mrswoolybill
Graffiti at the Ouseburn. A Geordie proverb that has provided great scope for merchandising...
Thanks for looking,

Tags: Graffiti Specialist and abstract Street art Newcastle upon tyne Ouseburn

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23 Dec 2020 7:15AM
dales Plus
5 11 Australia
23 Dec 2020 7:30AM
What happened to the meek shall inherit the 🌍 earth , obviously the squeaky wheel gets the oil ! Great find Moira
pablophotographer 9 1.9k 407
23 Dec 2020 8:11AM
Is this another one from the Zodiac?
cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
23 Dec 2020 8:53AM
Is that a biblical reference? 😁
kaybee Plus
17 7.7k 26 Scotland
23 Dec 2020 9:09AM
Pushy bairns get a clip round the lug.
23 Dec 2020 9:53AM
And to grow into a wealthy adult: Stand up and be counted.

mac Plus
19 12 Scotland
23 Dec 2020 10:30AM
A good capture, and many a true word spoken in jest?
23 Dec 2020 10:32AM

Quote:What happened to the meek shall inherit the 🌍 earth

It became increasingly clear that they won't.
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2420 United Kingdom
23 Dec 2020 10:46AM

Quote:What happened to the meek shall inherit the 🌍 earth

It became increasingly clear that they won't.

Let's be honest, they never have done. My title was carefully chosen.
Thanks folks. I didn't refer to the text at the top of the graffiti, I was hoping someone else could explain it. I am now going to check through all the Ch 3 v 14 entries in the Bible, out of curiosity; but it's not a direct response to the Beatitudes (Sermon on the Mount, Matthew Ch 5, 6 and 7.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
23 Dec 2020 12:38PM
A great Silly Sunday find, wait, it isn't Sunday, rather a Woeful Wednesday... 😬👍
Trev 🙂
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
23 Dec 2020 6:44PM
The mind boggles !!
Well seen Moira, Isabel GrinGrinGrin

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