I Love Great Britain

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    My Tumblr feed today was filled with pictures

    of Britain. That, combined with watching Spectre last night (I LOVE and miss Old London Town) I don't think my heart can take much more!Truly Britain, you are God's own country.I don't deny Australia has its own gold, full of natural beauty and amazing sights, but very few of us...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2015

    The Union Flag

    Perhaps even more than the flag of my nation, the "Union Jack" stands for law and due procedure, the English-speakers' gift to the world.
    HStoner HStoner
    51-55, M
    Jul 27, 2012

    It's a little sad though,

    because I have never been ( even though I have some Irish blood) I have always been enchanted by the landscapes, cultures, and history. Even the accents lol. So who's up to Running away to the UK with me ? Ladies Only!
    Poodlelez Poodlelez
    26-30, F
    Jan 29

    London Olympic Opening

    As I watch, on tape-delay, the "parade of nations" it is interesting to remember how many of those nations, including mine, were once governed from London.
    HStoner HStoner
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jul 27, 2012

    I miss the British supermarkets.

    It's been 5 or 6 years since I left and I still have withdrawal symptoms. Australian supermarkets are so primitive. I even dream of Sainsbury's (sad, but true 😬). Right now I am craving an Asda (yes, Asda) cherry pie. Pure heaven on a plate for only £1.20. Bargain. And, of...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Mar 15

    The English Speaking World

    This seems a decent place to post this. I am watching a show about WWII. That was a few years before my time, but my father fought in that war and my maternal uncle was killed in the Phillipines about four months before the war ended. I recognize that the English-speaking...
    HStoner HStoner
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Aug 19, 2012
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