Winter Selection lll 2017

Ron Diorio "Britannia Solus", 2016

Ron Diorio "Britannia Solus", 2016

 

Coldstream Guard, Buckingham Palace.
From his new "River to River" Series
Featuring photographs from NY (the Hudson) & London (the Thames). 
 

Buckingham Palace
(Reflecting the current monarch)
 

by A. A. Milne


They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
Alice is marrying one of the guard.
"A soldier's life is terrible hard,"
Says Alice.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
We saw a guard in a sentry-box.
"One of the sergeants looks after their socks,"
Says Alice.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
We looked for the Queen, but she never came.
"Well, God take care of her, all the same,"
Says Alice.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
They've great big parties inside the grounds.
"I wouldn't be Queen for a hundred pounds,"
Says Alice.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
A face looked out, but it wasn't the Queen's.
"She's much too busy a-signing things,"
Says Alice.

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace -
Christopher Robin went down with Alice.
"Do you think the Queen knows all about me?"
"Sure to, dear, but it's time for tea,"

Says Alice.

PHH