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21 December 2009 @ 11:18 am
Very briefly  
I am in London.

I have never loved London more.

I am going out to love it up close and personally.

Thank goodness, Rai and Pin!
 
 
 
κάτι τρέχει στα γύφτικα_inbetween_ on December 21st, 2009 11:29 am (UTC)
lobelia's husband still stuck in Paris, wanted to try ferry. I told her of your experience, she asked what flight you took?
blamebramptonblamebrampton on December 21st, 2009 01:16 pm (UTC)
Air France 1980, but it was one of a handful of AF flights that took off. BA have put on more capacity, I think they would be a better bet!
This Girlthisgirl_is on December 21st, 2009 12:26 pm (UTC)
Just don't get arrested, there's a good girl. :oP
blamebramptonblamebrampton on December 21st, 2009 01:20 pm (UTC)
All managed well so far, bought lunch, a Big Issue and a rain hat. Told my tail of woe to man in post office who laughed a lot.
Vashtanvashtan on December 21st, 2009 01:26 pm (UTC)
*adopts gravely London-voice: "Welcome back, my dear. You should never have left."

blamebramptonblamebrampton on December 21st, 2009 09:11 pm (UTC)
Are you up for morning tea in the V&A at 10 tomorrow/ I will text you the details when I get back to my room, in the lobby due to dead internet, boo, hiss!
Vashtanvashtan on December 21st, 2009 09:36 pm (UTC)
It depends on whether we'll have train service from Bromley into London tomorrow, but I can carefully say "I'll try".
blamebramptonblamebrampton on December 22nd, 2009 12:16 pm (UTC)
Alas, my phone would not call yours for love or money (it is working about 50% of the time, I am CURSED with tech this trip!), but I will be back in the next year, both London and Germany, and so will demand to hunt you down.

And, let's be realistic, I may be back this afternoon if the weather closes in ...
Glitter Me Timbersciel_vert on December 21st, 2009 02:41 pm (UTC)
I am jealous! London is the city of my souuuuul! Enjoy it. :D
Kareinakareina on December 21st, 2009 03:38 pm (UTC)
Glad you made it there safely, sorry your holiday wound up with a higher adventure to relaxation ratio than you'd anticipated! Hope the rest of the trip is fun and your travel is uneventful.
Casaella_irene on December 21st, 2009 04:32 pm (UTC)
...you picked a very bad day for it, is all I can say.
blamebramptonblamebrampton on December 21st, 2009 09:10 pm (UTC)
Oh fie, it's warmer than Paris! And by the time it started snowing, I had finished my shopping and was ensconced in the V&A, so all was well!
Casaella_irene on December 21st, 2009 09:31 pm (UTC)
But the rain... I went swimming, then to return some books to the Birkbeck library. After fifteen minutes, I retreated to Waterstones, and then home.
rickey_arickey_a on December 21st, 2009 04:47 pm (UTC)
I LOVE very briefly ;P

Have a lovely time!
Bubbaabsynthedrinker on December 21st, 2009 06:35 pm (UTC)
I am positively pea green with envy. Have a wonderful time and be safe.

Peace,
Bubba
Jamfranalan on December 21st, 2009 08:54 pm (UTC)
Welcome back! Glad to hear you got back ok.
Meredythmeredyth_13 on December 21st, 2009 11:02 pm (UTC)
Phew! That was an adventure. :D

Give London my love. And it was nice to have you at dinner with Push and me last night. *nudgewink*

*hugs*
pingridpingrid on December 22nd, 2009 01:19 am (UTC)
Hurrah! :D

Also, it's -10 here. You wanna make something of it? ;)
It's a Deensedeensey on December 22nd, 2009 02:59 am (UTC)
YAY FOR LONDON!
grey_hunter on December 22nd, 2009 07:48 am (UTC)
Pictures?