Someone once asked Paddy Ashdown “Why write a diary?” He replied, “So my grandchildren would know what their Grandpa did.”
My mother died from Alzheimer’s disease a couple of years ago, and by the time I finally got round to pose the questions I should have asked her years before, she was beyond replying.
For five years I thought I was writing this for myself. Now I’m not so sure ………
Wednesday, July 08, 2009
WELL ANYWAY, IT AMUSED ME No. 31
I've been mulling over a post about cartoonists for some time. They seem to me to be some of the sanest people on the planet.
I'm collecting a couple of examples which hit the spot for me, but I saw one in the newspaper a couple of days ago which had me in hysterics. "Matt" in the Telegraph on Michael Jackson -