A Typical Conversation About the Great Wall of China (Something like that)
So, the Great Wall of China was originally planned out by Emperor Qin Shi Huang of the Qin dynasty. He decided to have it built to unify China after it being separate for such a long time.
There were a huge amount of guards, and they were guarding from towers placed on top of the wall. That was their main protection from enemies, aside from the wall itself.
The Great Wall fell apart, was rebuilt, and then fell apart again several times after it was originally built. Only very recently has it been officially opened to the public, which has now become a tourist attraction. So, what have you learned?
Yadda Yadda Yadda, Emperor So-and-So built Such-and-Such Great Wall.
Avoided several possible bloody, gruesome attacks, and has now become a famous tourist attraction...
So, did you learn anything new...? Well, I guess everyone else around learned something. Wait, was it raining? Where's my... cupcake...