Cuba - Ironwork

In Cienfuegos and Trinidad I was struck by the often beautiful ironwork covering windows and doors. This is decorative as well as functional in tropical climates, providing security while allowing air circulation. But it leads to sometimes incongruous (to my eye) situations in which a man appears to be courting his lady, who is behind bars.

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