London felt smaller today. After living here for six weeks, I’ve come to accept and even relish the solitude and anonymity that comes with commuting alone in a metropolis. But today, this huge city felt smaller, despite the streets being more crowded and the underground system more congested. I walked alongside hundreds of people, our very different minds turning over the same set of facts.
Up close in London, with a car bomb down the street
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