|Everyone on this wall was singing a call-and-response - ‘What do we want?’ ‘CHRISTMAS!’ |
‘When do we want it?’ ‘NOW!’
We weren't ready to join the melee. So we decided to have a quick drink across the street in the Langham Hotel. But the doorman spotted us as we walked fast past him, and told us (with the slightest twinkle) about his ‘No Santa Suits’ dress code.
If you can’t beat them, join them, we said. And promptly bought drinks and mixers in a nearby shop.