SHADOW OF NIGHT real-time reading, 22 January 1590/1 (chapter 23): ""My thoughts drifted while Mary worked. The day was sunny, and a beam of light sliced through the smoky air and fell on the mural depicting the alchemical dragon. I sat forward in my chair. 'No,' I said. 'It can't be.'
Big Fish Eat Little Fish Pieter van der Heyden (Netherlandish, ca. 1525–1569) Architect: After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels) Publisher: Hieronymus Cock (Netherlandish, Antwerp ca. 1510–1570 Antwerp) Date: 1557