A meeting at Kew

View from a friend’s flat into a London garden.

I’m travelling to Kew this morning and no time for daily practice but thinking of the couplet Alexander Pope had engraved on the collar of a dog he gave to the Prince of Wales…

I am his Highness’ dog at Kew;

Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you?

2 thoughts on “A meeting at Kew

  1. Clare Ellis August 15, 2017 / 9:24 am

    Made me smile – thanks Jane! Love all dog related literature things – I’ve just been reminded of the wonderful Diogenes in Dombey and Son actually! Also have you ever read that strange story by Wolf – Kew Gardens? C x

  2. loubyjo August 15, 2017 / 6:30 pm

    agree love dog tails !!! i have only had king charles spaniels which according to law can go anywhere they want !!!! was rarther nervous about trying this out but once i happened to be with her in a church type hall few people not happy but i just wen t ” she is a king charles so i take her where ever she wants !!!!!

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