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A London bubble

Does it matter that England no longer resembles its capital city?

G1G1T9 Graffiti in Brick Lane, street art Shoreditch, Tower Hamlets, London, England, UK

It’s a long story. It starts with the Romans who everyone knows never did anything for anyone, except in capitals. LONDON. It starts with me, growing up in W8, riding my bike around the block. Grey paving stones. I used to take the Number 10 bus to school and it cost 8p for a child’s fare. The conductor turned his ticket machine with a hand crank so that the gears whirred and printed purple numbers on…

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