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Hold up! Before you read on, please read this...

This post was published more than 14 years ago

I keep old posts on the site because I often enjoy reading old content on other people's sites. It can be interesting to see how views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have, to put it mildly, mellowed.

I'm not a believer in brushing the past under the carpet. I've written some offensive rubbish on here in the past: deleting it and pretending it never happened doesn't change that. I hope that stumbling across something that's 14 years old won't offend anyone anew, because I hope that people can understand that what I thought and felt and wrote about then is probably very different to what I think and feel and wrote about now. It's a relic of an (albeit recent) bygone era.

So, given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views may well have changed in the last 14 years. I have written some very silly things over the years, many of which I find utterly cringeworthy today.
  • This post might use words or language in ways which I would now consider highly inappropriate, offensive, embarrassing, or all three.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken, and embedded material might not appear properly.

Okay. Consider yourself duly warned. Read on...

The Death of Yesterday (Observer)

This is a fascinating read about a man who has an extremely short memory, and his relationship with his wife. Well worth a click.

This 254th post was filed under: Headliner.

More posts worth reading

The 8 (published 16th February 2019)

From above (published 15th February 2019)

What’s on… (published 14th February 2019)

Photo-a-day 56: Birthday tea for 12 (published 25th February 2012)

Kilroy-Silk promises surprises with his new party (published 2nd February 2005)

Baroness Warsi’s bizarre question (published 10th February 2012)

Holding a Mirror to political leanings (published 21st March 2008)


Comments and responses

Comment from Ann


by Ann

Comment posted at 18:49 on 6th May 2006.

I have just read this moving piece, what a dreadful thing to go through after such a short time married. I am pleased she came to terms with it and is now in a happy place, god bless them both.


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