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Atlantic Wall - Zuydcoote

Some of the fortifications are broken in pieces, others are still standing on the top of the dunes. Some days the clouds give that additional dimension, accentuating the faded menace of the buildings below.

 The grasses on the dunes are like needles, sharp as knives, flexible with the wind. 

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