With so much old history and ancient structures in a city like London, I was thinking, as we visited today the crosswalk known to the world as the street the Beatles were crossing in that photo on the cover of their album, ABBEY ROAD: here we are celebrating new history..... But then I realized, Hey, ABBEY ROAD was recorded almost 50 years ago -- not so new at all. If my legs weren't already reminding me of old age, that thought would have done it.
A big topic right now here in the UK is whether to leave the European Union. There is a referendum on this issue scheduled for June. Honestly, I don't know the issues, but the whole concept of European Union has seemed a bit of a fragile political/economic concept anyway. I'll check it out.