Driving through the Heart of England Twitter these humble rustic scenes: Diving fielders on village greens. Buttered scones, cream and jam Neatly snapped on Instagram. Google: "Rolling heart of England", Find brassy housewives, eternally aproned. See wooden gates and dry stone walls Delivered quickly from Amazon stalls. Arching bridge over snaking brook Downloaded to my trusty Nook. Cow parsley flowers by the lane Shared with my WhatsApp group again. A cold pint of beer with hearty pub grub Packaged, uploaded in source to github. Ice cream and fresh Pimm's on festival lawn Posted to reddit in tasty GIF form. A Morgan takes the bend at speed Swiftly circulated on Facebook feed. With tech buttressing towering spires All we need now are roaring spitfires.
Edward Jenner, English physician and pioneer of vaccination, was born today in 1749.
John Deere, American blacksmith and businessman, died today in 1886.
Today’s poem is taken from “None Sense”