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August picture caption competition

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Legal Cheek revives its occasional series with a romantic image of a young barrister in London town

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This little gem of an image depicting a young barrister standing on what might be Tower Bridge and wistfully staring at London’s tallest building cropped up a few days ago on the Bar Council’s Twitter feed.

Bar leaders thought it was an appropriate way of wishing good luck to those awaiting their GCSE results and they tweeted it with the message:

Never too early to think about a barrister career.

But surely Legal Cheek readers can come up with a better caption. Over to you …

29 Comments

Anonymous

…I wonder if one day I will be a real barista in the Shard coffee shop…

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LawsLaboursLost

I knew I should have studied Engineering

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Emily

I see Sauron forgot to pay the electricity bill for his eye

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Anonymous

I really don’t get that reference…

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Joshua Purser

“Which one to jump off?!”

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Anonymous

Barrister writes opinion detailing the need for considerably bigger cranes if they’re ever going to finish The Shard.

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Anonymous

Gapping hole in that roof…should they sue the architect or the contractor….how about both!

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Anonymous

“Look at me be a rebel, leaving court fully robed. London, bask in my glory”

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Anonymous

“And this, BPTC applicants, is a nice metaphor for how shafted you’re about to get”.

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Shardenfreude

Legal aid pupil: I should have applied for City training contracts…

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Anonymous

A pupil takes a wrong turn when looking for court room 12 at the RCJ

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dave

“Barrister ruins picture of London skyline”.

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dave

#barristerphotobomb

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dave

“This picture shows a flashy, unnecessary and expensive feature of modern London. And the Shard.”

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Anonymous

“Anything’s a dildo if you’re brave enough”

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B

Just counting those glass ceilings!

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Boh Dear

“Pictogram depicts barristers’ perceived relative sense of self-worth”

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Silky smooth

The Shard? Surely, it’s Southwark Crown Court that she has in her sights.

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Alan P

I wish they hadn’t cut legal aid so I could afford the bus , it’s a long walk home from Temple

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Anonymous

“Bloody tube strikes”

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Anonymous

I wonder if I should sit on that as well, to increase my chances of getting pupillage?

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Anonymous

“I too shall stand tall and show off, while being mostly vacant and unnecessary.”

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Megan

‘Will it all be worth it some day?’

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Deed U No

It should read ” OMG my student debts are accelerating higher than that”!

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Anonymous

“If I stand at the top of that wearing my wig, will I be able to summon Niteowl Attorney from his hibernation to return to the LC comments section?”

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Anonymous

Shafted

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Father Ted

“OK, one last time. These are small… but the ones out there are far away. Small… far away…”

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MrShineHimDiamond

+1

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Paul Summerfield

Where is General Zod when I need him? Could he be trapped in that glass structure? And what’s that awful red tower thingy? Such an eye sore!

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