On the Royal Mile, Edinburgh, lies the Heart of Midlothian. From Wikipedia:- Visitors to Edinburgh will often notice people spitting on the Heart. A tolbooth (prison) stood on the site, where executions used to take place. The heart marks its doorway: the point of public execution. Some people spit on the Heart. Although it now …
Walking to work, I spied this lonely boot, by the side of the alley way. Why just one? I wondered about its owner all day. Submitted to the Photo Friday challenge ‘One‘.
I had double luck earlier this year – my parents came to stay and looked after our son while we had a rare night away at a secret location (my wife is much better at keeping surprises than I am). The secret location turned out to be the Turnberry hotel on the Ayrshire coast. Apparently …
A shop display on Multrees Walk, Edinburgh. The first thing I noticed was no prices on display! I’m glad I mostly wear hiking shoes.
A room with a view, And you, And no-one to worry us, No one to hurry us through This dream we’ve found. – A Room With a View, Noel Coward
To my girl, on our third wedding anniversary.
I find these warning signs almost comical in the way they portray electrocution. I also managed to trip over a “Warning floor may be slippery” sign today.