"Always look on the bright side of life..."
The chirpy song from the final scene of Monty Python's Life of Brian film could be heard blasting over the PA of a tug boat, putting along the Thames off the North Greenwich Peninsula this morning.
The magic moment — just the tonic for these unsettling times — was caught on camera, and posted on Twitter by @GreenwichDiary.
Here’s the famous police boat cheering #Greenwich up this morning with “Always look on the bright side of life” - THANK YOU!!! pic.twitter.com/vsV9WETsvN— Greenwich Diary (@GreenwichDiary) March 24, 2020
Whoever you are, tug boat crew: you're absolute legends.
And while we're here, let's enjoy that classic ditty in its entirety. Talk about gallows humour.
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