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Landing in London
I l o v e Landing in London - actually doing it as well as the 3 Doors Down track! (see the live acoustic here - its truly a beautiful song by one of my all-time favourite bands) Coming down from a small village in West Yorkshire it's the only place I take so many trains to get around. The last time I came down, rushing straight from work as usual and less usually, bookless I realised how grateful I am for the lovely culture of newspaper recycling. I love that you can get on any train at any time and generally find a discarded newspaper on the seat (assuming it's not rush hour and you can actually find a seat!). It 's a random process....could be any paper, one I don't normally read, or a just a section...arts, sport, finance... This for me is the best bit. No, not necessarily the finance section (!) but the fact that you never know what you're going to get. I like to watch people get off the train leaving behind their paper and the next person [...]