Stone perch

the pope.

See also: Perch

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The Great Wall, presents a spectacular view and one is compelled to look at the tower windows and wonder about the ancient soldiers who watched for the Mongolian enemy from their lofty stone perch.
On the final morning I woke up to catch the gray pre-sunrise and found Kirk standing out west on a stone perch, fishing into the Pacific.
MENDON - Early on a muggy Sunday morning, choruses of "Amazing Grace" floated over the rhinos while the chimpanzees looked on from their stone perch.