"It Was The Sweetest, Most Mysterious-Looking Place Any One Could Imagine"

[London, May 2. Image via Getty.]

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: A young girl enjoys a view at Hampton Court gardens in the spring sunshine on May 2, 2009 in London, England. The Met office predicted a predominantly warm bank holiday weekend with temperatures reaching 17C across much of the country. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)