It was over a decade ago since I last visited Europe. Now, amid Covid concerns, we soared through space in an elaborate "tin can", praying for safe landings. Relying on competent pilots and maintenance crews, my London trip with a friend did thankfully unfold well. Having not set foot in England before, it was still familiar. The queen, now king, is Canada's constitutional monarch, albeit playing no political role. Fun 60. Here's one of numerous entrances below. It helps to be fit when hopping on and off. SKYWATCH and Mosaic Monday. Also, check out my sites: Postcards from Penelope Puddle and Musings of A Puddlist In B.C.
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