Sunday, 26 June 2016

Fighting the horror

Rosa 'Albertine'


What has happened to my country?  Why have fear, racism, isolationism won?  Some golden vision of a Britain that never existed was sold, and is even now being reneged on.  "We didn't exactly say that there wouldn't be any immigration..."  I can't sleep and if I take stock of what I've eaten in the past 3 days it's been crisps, toast, beer and tea.  I am European.  I thought my children were going to grow up Europeans.  Worst of all, there will likely be a second Scottish independence referendum.  All I can do is cultivate my garden - including this rose with a fittingly French name - love my family, and be kind to other people.  Wherever they originate.

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