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Instead of an aray of boulders surrounded by gravel raked
into lines, there is an ice rink.
Skaters must skillfully circle the stones, creating a similar
pattern of parallel lines provided by the raking of gravel in
a Zen Garden.
The horror version features the blood vista of 8th's rink,
combined with half submerged human heads protruding
through the ice as described in Dante's Divine Comedy (see
Zen Garden Images
[xenzag, Jan 07 2019]
Horror version with protruding heads
Cocytus, by Gustave Doré, 1857 [xenzag, Jan 07 2019]
||Being embedded in ice, the heads would last a long time before they start to go off; a truly inspired detail.
||I put in that variation just for you.