|The view out my window|
The song "One Short Day" from Wicked kept popping up in my head: we had six short days to see as much as possible.
|So large the hordes of visitors seem small|
We took a random turn and walked smack into "Ram in Thicket" from Ur, in southern Iraq.
|Dates from about 2500 BC|
London's museums are free. So the next day we began what would be our pattern throughout the week, of returning to where we left off, to take in still more. This is the Egyptian wing:
|A quartet of serene goddesses|
|In business for almost 200 years|
|graves stones along an alley|
|A wonderful store sign|
| 1930's ceiling at Harrods|
|Random street corner|
|Parlor window, Fortnum and Mason|
Because my sister is a Shakespeare scholar, we went to the Globe theater twice.