No. 846: Willesden Lane, NW6
Paddington Old Cemetery, Willesden Lane, London, NW6. Photo © Roger Dean 2013
Our Mutual Friend – Charles Dickens, (1864-1865):
BOOK THE THIRD. A LONG LANE
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.