Messages on Walls: Brick Lane

Sticking with the East End stuff I’ve posted in the last few days, have a read of some of the messages on the walls around Brick Lane.

The World is Such a Funny Place

“The world is such a funny place. There’s some who’re nice and some who’re mean and all of those who’re inbetween: I hope you’re happy on Brick Lane.”

..And Been So Happy

“Neil’s take on things: I’ve never had so little and been so happy.”

To Live in London

“To live in London is a bore, unless you’ve got a 4×4. The roads in London are a task – of course I need a jeep, why ask?”

Anyone know who wrote these or if there are any more around?

Messages on Walls: Be God.

Found this on a wall in the market just off Brick Lane. 

Be God

Just a laugh? A statement on the tangled relationship between the fragility of humanity and the demands of organised religion? A message to people with delusions of grandeur? Boredom and a bit of extra packing tape?

I suppose the beauty of these little London moments is that it’s up to us to decide…