Remember the old ‘After Dark’ screensaver?
Well here’s the real thing – a soothing, soporific 12 hour video of Pacific fishes, soft corals, and anemones at Monterey Bay Aquarium.
As in the original fairytale, an enchanted flounder offers to improve a fisherman’s life in exchange for sparing his own but – again and again – both are thwarted by the outrageous, spiralling demands of the fisherman’s wife.
Of course, it’s all a metaphor, and if you watch closely in the final minute, you’ll see what for.
Animating Galway City lost history to life!📽️
My restored & colourised 1905 photo featuring four women selling fish on Spanish Parade on the Spanish Arch side of the Claddagh in Galway City with Claddagh Quay and Nimmo’s Pier in the background.#Galway #Dublin #Ireland #DeOldify pic.twitter.com/E25g8x0zdL
— Rob Cross (@RobCross247) February 21, 2020
This must be the plaice.