Don’t you like it when something feels just right.
Ben Patey, 33, was travelling home from work when he captured a snap of seven nuns on a train platform, at Seven Sisters London Underground station. He said: “I had just had a long day and I was waiting to jump on the train when I looked across and saw the nuns and the sign.
“I had to do a double-take. It was one of those strange but amusing moments.” Seven Sisters is believed to take its name from a group of seven elm trees which were planted around a willow tree in the 14th Century. It is thought they may have been planted by seven non-ecclesiastical sisters who were going their separate ways.
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