The Bull-boards Of Spain
Once an advertisement for brandy, the Osborne bull is now a symbol of the country. Each bull is 46 feet high and weighs 10,000 pounds, and there are currently almost a hundred of them scattered around the country.
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Many years ago Mr. Nag and I were driving through southern Spain and spied one of these iconic sculptures. From a distance we thought it was a real bull and marvelled at its massive size. As we got closer we realized that we's been fooled.
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