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This lion monument in Lucerne, Switzerland, is breathtakingly beautiful. It commemorates a massacre of Swiss Guards during the French Revolution in 1792. I hadn’t seen this sculpture before, and I’m glad to have finally discovered its beauty. This Lion of Lucerne monument is exquisitely awesome.