This lock has been around for a long time and I'm not sure where the key for it is.
It is still in the opened position which I suppose is a problem if anything is ever locked with it.
As a symbol, an opened lock is interesting. Originally I thought of it in terms of a lock that had been closed and is now opened. But I suppose that is more about the key.
I hadn't considered the latent potential to lock up something that had otherwise been free and open.
Now I am seeing it as a lock without a key, a trap, menacing.
As is true with other symbols and the meanings we find in objects, our state of mind is the filter, the projector, and the screen on which the story plays out.
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