He never liked being on the hot seat and he'd found his niche with this job.
As she leant hopelessly against a wall, it miraculously fell inwards to make a niche for her.
Excavations carried out in 1898-1899 showed that the structure was nearly square; the only portion remaining is the slightly curved front, with three niches between Corinthian pilasters; in the central niche is the statue of Philopappus.
His niche in the great gallery of English poets is secure.
He seems to have passed the decade beginning with 1055 in Worms, where the niche referred to above is still shown.