Photo by Candia Dixon-Stuart. Seen in a Wiltshire church
What an embarrassing fuss!
She confused the Baltic and Black Sea.
Does she have Geography GCSE?
Boris Johnson, PM,
from whom the Tory Party and the country’s troubles stem,
knows all about ‘tragic miscalculation[s]’
and is woefully inept at international relations.
lover of the biker boot and trainer,
called the Conservatives ‘scum.’
Maybe, some think, she wasn’t quite so dumb?
we’d be misled if we called him a charmer-
inadvertently, or not, the Scots crofter was hot.
His principled stand eclipsed the whole lot.*
(in some people’s opinion)
Princeling of Pettifog?
Is that a silver spoon in the pocket of your pantaloon,
or are you pleased to see us, that you may bestow a boon?
is giving us £200 back.
‘Now, don’t bite the hand that feeds you,’ he may say.
No, we’ll leave that till the Election Day.
Taken by Candia Dixon-Stuart as he left the NGV, Melbourne, Victoria.
Actually, he then took a photo of me taking one of him and he posted
it on his blog that evening (2015/2016)
I find the blacked out presence in the middle photo foreboding. He is so brave.
New book out.
In this photo I think I captured the tripod hood that the professional
photographer had been using for a photo shoot. It reminded me that
Ai Wei Wei had been seized and a black hood placed over his head.