Monday February 24, 2020

Dissent of man

There’s something refreshing and reassuring about the few people who refuse to follow a conventional life and do whatever they want, when they want

11th June, 2011

Change or die, the maxim exhorts, and without realising it, we obey.

We grow up, we marry and we reproduce, we settle down and, bit by bit, we become different people.

We get comfortable, we run to fat, we go grey. We still see our friends occasionally, but we start our own families, so those intense friendships that we forged when we were young become less gut-wrenchingly urgent.

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