Saturday, 22 November 2014
There are two sculptures at the old quay, Corralejo.
Corralejo, Fuerteventura, remains essentially a fishing town, though tourism must be its principal source of income now.
The maritime heritage is reflected in these sculptures, of families whose fathers, husbands, sons, or brothers, put to a cruel sea to earn a living.
It reminds us of the hope and despair; the relief and heartbreak of fishermen's families.