It’s been over five years working in Slough for me. And like many, I try my hardest to be a transient in this town; rarely venturing out for a walk at lunch times. However, on the occasions that I do, I really quite like it. Slough is blonde. And Slough is beautiful. And when blonde and beautiful are multiple, they become so dull and dutiful.
Click on the green button below, wait patiently, turn up the volume and take a walk through the Queensmere shopping mall in Slough one weekday lunchtime.
(Taken with my cameraphone in Queensmere Shopping Centre, Slough)
Examine closely every single person you see in the video loop. Imagine. Be them. There are an infinite number of stories in there.
Music is Rotterdam by The Beautiful South, released 1996.