Self-portrait

Self-portrait

10 October 2012

LOST AND FOUND ON BANKSIDE, PART II

Sic transit gloria mundi,
How doth the busy bee,
Dum vivimus vivamus –
I stay mine enemy!
Emily Dickinson, 1852 


City of London School at Blackfriars, photographed from the Millennium
Bridge. Herbert Asquith, whose uncle lived at West Hampstead and had
charge of his education, attended the school as a day-scholar from 1864.
Photo by EP

2 comments:

  1. While some modern architecture is undoubtedly beautiful, I take leave to doubt that much of it will remain and still less of it will be admired and visited by tourists. But then, I'm well into my 'grumpy old woman' years ...

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