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Graffitti in Brick Lane, Pokemon in the Houses of Parliament, Shardlake in Chancery Lane, Dickens in the Middle Temple - it's all just an email away. Check out my contact page now.
William Blake: Songs of Innonce and Experience (1789)
I wander thro’ each charter’d street,
Near where the charter’d Thames does flow.
And mark in every face I meet
Marks of weakness, marks of woe.
In every cry of every Man,
In every Infants cry of fear,
In every voice: in every ban,
The mind-forg’d manacles I hear
How the Chimney-sweepers cry
Every black’ning Church appalls,
And the hapless Soldiers sigh
Runs in blood down Palace walls
But most thro’ midnight streets I hear
How the youthful Harlots curse
Blasts the new-born Infants tear
And blights with plagues the Marriage hearse
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