The Emperor & Empress of Japan in the Museum of Anthropology in Vancouver, on a recent visit to British Columbia.
Home sweet home. Thank you for this spiritual awakening.
Oh dear. I wonder if the vets got mad again. There are still Canadian survivors of the Japanese death camps in British Columbia–including my great-uncle.
RIP Burt Kwouk (aka 'Cato' of Pink Panther fame). One of my favourite scenes: youtube.com/watch?v=6A8R5_LWBI…
2:41pm 24 May 2016
Huge Mass in W'ster Cathedral just now with relics of Thomas Becket, brought from Hungary by their President. pic.twitter.com/FlE8qnQK4j
6:18pm 23 May 2016
That inescapable hallmark of the academic conference: the sound of furious typing on laptops.
10:48am 20 May 2016
Just passed Apsley House — how splendidly reassuring to see an heraldic banner snapping from the pole atop a ducal residence…
7:51am 20 May 2016