Esoteric London

No. 846: Willesden Lane, NW6

Posted in Architectural, Meteorological by esotericlondon on May 27, 2013

© Roger Dean RED_1376 copy

Paddington Old Cemetery, Willesden Lane, London, NW6. Photo © Roger Dean 2013

Our Mutual Friend – Charles Dickens, (1864-1865):

BOOK THE THIRD. A LONG LANE

Chapter I

LODGERS IN QUEER STREET

It was a foggy day in London, and the fog was heavy and dark. Animate London, with smarting eyes and irritated lungs, was blinking, wheezing, and choking; inanimate London was a sooty spectre, divided in purpose between being visible and invisible, and so being wholly neither.

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