What a handsome devil!
Gimli’s iconic Viking statue stands 4.6 meters high (15 ft) and is made entirely from fiberglass. For over a half a century he’s been standing watch over the Gimli community on the shores of Lake Winnipeg.
"When you're young, you think everything you do is disposable. You move from now to now, crumpling time up in your hands, tossing it away. You're your own speeding car. You think you can get rid of things, and people too — leave them behind. You don't yet know about the habit they have, of coming back."
(Margaret Atwood, 'The Blind Assassin')