A popular location for photographs in Manchester city centre yesterday afternoon and this morning (the words "Oh" and "dear" also sprang to mind):
It proves you never know what's beneath your feet. Or otherwise.
From time to time there were several persons in yellow waistcoats hanging around. One of them told me that apparently it weighs twenty tons and that there was someone on it when it fell in, but they were ok. I made the bloke who told me laugh when I said that "I bet he was a bit lighter in the bowel department afterwards . . .".