“Welcome to London”

British European Airways (BEA) Viscount. Photo: Courtesy The Flight Detective

“Holy Mary, mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death. Hail Mary …”

Story by David A. Laws

The soft Irish brogue and insistent click, click, click of rosary beads from the seat behind me steadily increased in volume and intensity as our British European Airways (BEA) commuter flight from Belfast…




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David A. Laws

David A. Laws

I photograph and write about Gardens, Nature, Travel, and the history of Silicon Valley from my home on the Monterey Peninsula in California.

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