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The Winchester Geese

So on friday, myself and the boy decided to take a trip to London, and what does it do?

It bloody rains! We had planned the trip a while ago as the boy had this week off work and wanted to visit his retro game shop in South London so as I have been reading about the infamous "cross bones graveyard", we decided to venture to both venues on the same day.
To get to his shop (in Streatham) we had to get the tube to Brixton then onto a red double decker bus which is about a 20 minute ride (sooo many stops) then its a short walk. The shop itself is pretty awesome (and i'm not a gamer) with arcade machines, stacks of controllers, various consoles and games if you were that way inclined, you could be in there a while! After buying a couple of light guns and 2 games for his sega saturn we headed to Pret for lunch (avacado and crayfish salad for me and a cheese and ham toastie for him) then traveled to Redcross way in Southwark to look at the shrine set up by the locals of the outcast dead (RIP).

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Its pretty awesome and very well hidden! As we were walking down the road, it was eerily silent and I think we both felt the presence of lost souls  and spirits :) By this time it was raining so we jumped on a tube for Tower Hill where I snapped a couple of pictures of the Tower then grabbed a couple of hot drinks in EAT (their hot chocolates are very nice).
We ended the day rather abruptly but we had fun! No outfit pics as it was not a very glamorous day haha.

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