OH TO BE IN ENGLAND …

In November, London’s Daily Telegraph reported a gardener hired by the House of Commons spent a day pulling color-changing leaves from trees on Westminster Palace grounds — because it would be more cost-effective than to rake them up after they fell. The gardener (whose name sounds right out of a James Bond adventure — “Annabel Honeybun”) said she had 145 trees to service. A local environmentalist lamented denying autumn visitors “one of the few pleasures at this time of year.”

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october, 2021

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