‘A Coat of Arms’ – Whitehall

A civil servant makes his regular exile from the treasury to smoke a cigarette. Once installed, by the foreign office, he holds his phone up to his face (as though a mirror) to continue with the latest chapter. Roll-up clasped aloft like a candle (as if reading by night) the back of his turquoise bomber jacket reveals a potentially more martial role. Emblazoned in silver – ‘UN Command Joint Security Area’.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s