Faded Shutters, Venice, Italy, February 2011, Nikon D5000 with DX 18-200mm VR lens,
27mm, 1/160 sec @ f6.3, ISO 200, EV 0, no flash © Steven Crisp [Click on the photo to enlarge]
And yet, with a small change in perspective, I think it makes for an interesting photograph.
Sometimes, it is all about changing one's perspective in life. Everything is relative. If you don't like how things are, try changing the lens through which you view them.