A Very Autumnal London

by Protima Daryanani


 Near Cavendish Square, London.

Near Cavendish Square, London.

After the excitement of the American election season, I traveled to London (which is still dealing with the aftershocks of our own unexpected pro-Brexit vote) for work meetings. Today I enjoyed a very autumnal walk around Cavendish Square in the West End of London (okay, okay, it's true, I was just looking for the Pret). Cavendish Square, among other notable facts, appears in Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde as the home of Dr Lanyon, Jekyll's former best friend. The Embassy of East Timor is also in the Square. I could have found out many more interesting facts about this square but it was getting cold. And my favorite Pret sandwich awaited...