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  • The lobby, with its thick pillars of porous Caen stone, its pointed vaulting, and a brown glazed-tile floor like well-baked bread-crust, is a combination of cathedral-crypt and rathskellar.

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  • the partly porous walls of our digestive system
  • compacting the soil to make it less porous

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