The sea is a big part of the book. The sea is where mostly everything takes place and the old man spends most of his time. Fishing is the old mans passion and being on the sea is something that he is used to and enjoys.
This magnificent stained glass spiral is called The Glory Window. It forms the ceiling of the Chapel of Thanks-Giving in Thanks-Giving Square in Dallas, TX. It is designed by Gabriel Loire of Chartres, France