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The Tower!

Hello all :) this month has been quiet, yet also busy. The novel is coming along leaps and bounds and last night on the eve of my 23rd birthday, I spent my time editing and researching the grave cattle plague of 1319... not remotely cheerful but a lot of pleasure was drawn from it.

In regards to my actual birthday, I still find it brilliant that my favourite monarch, the impregnable Edward III married Philippa of Hainault on this day in 1328 :) unfortunately however, myself and the boy live nowhere near York Minster so we settled upon visiting the Tower of London instead.He had never been and as I hadn't been there for 10 years, it seemed like a rather flawless plan (and it was!). The rain held off and we snapped up some pretty snazzy pictures! Please excuse my old topshop coat and flyaway hair (i had it cut and thinned out the other day but it still manages to go completely mental) *rolls eyes*.

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(my boy is called martin so the last picture is quite appropriate) ;)

We ended up the day in true fashion in Giraffe at Westfields. The boy got cod, chips and mashy peas, and i got my veggie noodles, yum!

So as not to disappoint, here is an outfit picture (slightly blurry =p)

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cardigan - topshop via a charity shop (£4.49)
skirt - topshop in the sale (£10)
t-shirt - topshop (£20, 4 years ago)

I made an interesting purchase last week; a Mr Ollivander t-shirt from qweree.com.... watch out for the next post! ;)

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