A description of Lindos which charmed me as much for its sea-cleaned pebble paving as for its simile for undulating streets.

The narrow streets which rise and fall like music are paved with clean sea-pebbles.

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Source: Lawrence Durrell, Reflections on a Marine Venus (London: Faber & Faber, 1960), p.  128

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