Thinking allowed — 10 October 2018


My Dad says that being a Londoner has nothing to do with where you’re born. He says that there are people who get off a jumbo jet at Heathrow, go through immigration waving any kind of passport, hop on the tube and by the time the train’s pulled into Piccadilly Circus they’ve become a Londoner.

— Ben Aaronovitch (b.1964), Moon Over Soho, 2011

Photograph by Viv Lynch in Flickr. (CC: BY-NC-ND)

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