The Crown In St James’s Park

The Queen decided to remove her crown from the “Tower of London” and place it in St James’s Park. I took a photo of it. 🙂



About Don

I love life. Sometimes it makes sense, other times not. Discerning its underlying patterns and beauty always provides great reward and meaning and is a passion I ineptly follow. I feel deeply attached to nature and love the sea with its distinct moods and colour and find walking along its beaches wonderfully inspiring. Writing, sketching and photography is a sheer joy for me and the blog is one of the places I am able to express these pursuits.
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28 Responses to The Crown In St James’s Park

  1. seaangel4444 says:

    Well it certainly is larger than one would expect, isn’t it? *grin* Lovely photo, dear don! Cher xo


  2. tomsimard says:

    That was kind of her. 🙂


    • Don says:

      Thanks Nancy. I looked at it very carefully and was absolutely struck by the work done. This was not at its best. The flowers had already died so you can imagine what it looked like when they were in full bloom.


  3. sefeniak says:

    That is some crown! I imagine it is like all others, hard to wear. 🙂


  4. Tim Attwell says:

    Is that what they mean by “hedge funds”?


  5. josna says:

    That was well done! Far prefer the green variety to the stolen jewels in the other crown.


  6. She’s everywhere, isn’t she? I like the Tower version though I recognize peak blooming has passed.


  7. ptero9 says:

    Glad to see she is committed to going green Don!


  8. Stunning, Don!
    Wonderful picture.


  9. Impressive pruning and great photo Don!
    Diana xo


  10. ladyfi says:

    Ha ha! Very witty!


  11. Loved your witty description! And what a delightful art-piece of a garden. Incredible. Thanks for sharing!


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