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Every so often, when the train stops in the misty twilight at its next destination, Celia takes a stroll up and down the nearby tracks to clear her head before her first performance of the night. The Circus will set itself up in her absence - no announcements will precede it. It will simply be there, when yesterday it was not…

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Every so often, when the train stops in the misty twilight at its next destination, Celia takes a stroll up and down the nearby tracks to clear her head before her first performance of the night.

Lewis Carroll and Alice Liddell taking a stroll, probably in Oxford.

Lewis Carroll and Alice Liddell. Alice's father was the Dean of Christ Church in Oxford. When she was four, she met Carroll while he was photographing the cathedral. He soon became a close friend of the Liddell family.

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Charlie Keith, famous clown and circus owner, constructed and patented the first portable circus building. Keith had made his name touring in circuses around the UK and Europe. He was frustrated with performing in leaky tents with slippery and muddy floors and wanted to construct a touring circus that was sturdier than canvas. In 1882 Keith patented his ‘new travelling building for a circus’, which only featured canvas in its roof.

Charlie Keith, famous clown and circus owner, constructed and patented the first portable circus building.

the view from the swings

the view from the swings

‎[Cities and Poems - Tokyo]  "Haunting Memories of Ueno Station, Tokyo,1946" by Stanley Cooper http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/haunting-memories-of-ueno-station-tokyo-1946/

Haunting Memories Of Ueno Station, Tokyo,1946 Poem by Stanley Cooper - Poem Hunter

Tourism in Tokyo is a major industry. In million foreigners and 420 million Japanese visits to Tokyo were made; the economic value of these visits totaled trillion yen according to the government of Tokyo.

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