"Then it is dark; a night where kings in golden suits ride elephants over the mountains." - John Cheever

Friday, May 06, 2005

a brilliant website

I particularly like the 'pictures of burning palaces' section:
http://www.throneout.com/palaces_on_fire.asp

2 comments:

Colin said...

my flatmate reckons we need to keep them if only to stop us becoming America.

john said...

A N Wilson reckons we've only still got them 'cos Victoria withdrew from the world after Albert's death and they were thereafter a spent force politically and not worth getting rid of...