Putting Mr Him to the Test

Dear reader, you will remember (if you read tower-of-london-and-kansas-barbecues ) that Mr Him went to  London and had the audacity to stay in a hotel and send me home after dinner. Well this week I was at a conference and, to my delight, held at that very same venue. I would be able to test Mr Him's employer's theory that  it's not possible to return home after a day working in this location. What luck.

The hotel in question is next to Tower Bridge and backing on to St Katherine's Dock.  On day one, I worked and found time to tour the docks and having done so return home. 









There had to be one didn't there, Starbucks




The following day I worked  a full day, took in some views of Tower Bridge, and returned home. 









On the third evening, I stretched the test.  After work and what's more after dark, I joined fellow delegates for a delicate evening of champagne guzzling and mini burger scoffing at a wine bar across the river. 









After said guzzling and scoffing I was still able to make my way home with a meander through a London nightscape.







On the fourth day I told Mr Him of my adventures and conclusions.  I now need to write up my experiment with results, statistics and the controls  for him to give his employer when he's asked to stay again. 

4 comments:

  1. What a lovely trip! Great pictures, by the way.

    I love the title of your blog (your descriptions makes me think we might be sisters...).

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  2. Mr. Him's assertions have been thoroughly tested and proved wrong... if his employer is also convinced you should seriously consider becoming a corporate negotiator. Brava!

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  3. lovely photos! Thanks for the heads up on Peguins, great to know.

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  4. Hello Anna! Just found your blog. You sound like a woman after my own heart!

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