Around Town

“The scars that disfigure the pedestal of the obelisk, the bases of the sphinxes and the right hand of the sphinx were caused by fragments of a bomb dropped in the roadway close to his spot in the first raid on London by German airplanes a few minutes before midnight on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 1917.”

Lightning Strikes the Empire State. My roommate’s–flatmate’s, rather–band played at the Barfly in Camden Town.

Shoreditch.

I enjoy reading by AstroTurf. South Bank.