I don't know what tree this is. Perhaps someone could tell me. I love it, especially on mornings such as this when the light bounces through it. I pass it often on my way to the fish shop. Treat today : Octopus in a rich garlicy, tomato sauce thanks to Roland's work. It'll be good.
I'm reading Ma Jian's " Stick out your tongue " tales of his travels in Tibet that led to his writing being banned in China.