Sunday, 16 January 2011

A grand day out in Sheffield 9 - The chances of anything...

... coming from Mars
Are a million to one,
But still
They come!



Do you remember 'War of the Worlds'?

I still prefer the original film. I also prefer the original Jeff Wayne musical!

5 comments:

  1. Amusing take on these rather unusual, but nevertheless quite interesting, lamps :)

    Great pictures! You're definitely still very much in love with your new camera, that's plain to see! And your imagination is certainly firing on all systems ;)

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  2. Thank you - though the imagination was something of a shared inspiration, with Sacristan and I bouncing comments off each other.

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  3. I really enjoyed this day out, the chill winter mist (no, on second thoughts, make that fog!) only adding to the atmosphere as we explored just a few parts of the city - then to be confronted by these looming out of the gloom...

    http://youtu.be/lqvwxvCOSH4

    Like H; I still prefer the original version of Jeff Wayne's composition; somehow it was "colder" and more alien than some of the remixes. I still have the LPs and booklet from around the time it was released.

    Sacristan

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  4. Ah, how nice to have your input, Sacristan! We have all been thoroughly captivated by this fun outing H has been sharing with us. Today, we saw the carousel. Looks like it could have been a lot of fun and left me wondering whether the two of you had hopped on for a ride ;)

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