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the roar of a phantom crowd...

the roar of a phantom crowd...

This was taken from the main entrance to the Colosseum. When you come walk into the arena from this gate, it is as if you can hear the roar of the phantom crowd and gladiators saying, "Ave Caesar! Morituri Te Salutant." It's chilling and amazing at the same time. Can you see niches in the marble joists? They were used to raise and lower stage sets for the different performances.

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