Now we are 55

Barometers. Comparators. Benchmarks. Now and then I catch myself remembering and reflecting on what was my Dad like when he was the age I am now. Similarly, we all think of the people our age we know, colleagues, old school friends, celebrities, and wonder how we’re doing in comparison. Just …


Kentucky once said to a new girlfriend of mine: ‘He must like you. You haven’t got a big arse.’ Kentucky is an honest man, a direct man, but perhaps not a ladies man. However, he sums up very well my (fantasy) relationship with Mrs Bond (Rachel Weisz). Assets aren’t everything.