“18. In the heart of the Olympic Park there are riparian meadows of wildflowers whose colour and glory are heart-breaking. There are cornflowers and vipers bugloss and rare and delicate orchids that are being neither trampled nor picked – but simply admired, by vast crowds, as evidence of our national genius for gardening.”—
Boris Johnson: Here’s 20 Jolly Good Reasons To Feel Cheerful About The Games (via clambistro)
^ Boris Johnson either has a delightful full-time column-writer on staff, or he’s just a delightful writer.