The Salt House is built on tears, not of them. That is only a little joke the Bracque like to play. They tell to visitors that the blocks of pure, clear salt are the crystallized tears of children, and the rougher, grayer stones are the tears of the parents who lost them.

Crying in the Salt House
Cirsova
Published 22-Nov-2018

About the story: A fortune built on salt, a future built on courage.
An SFF homage to Richard Llewellyn.