Life in North Wales with an eccentric Welshman, a dog in the twilight of his years and one in the 'know-it-all' of youth.
"Well, there is only one piece of advice I can give you," said the wisest of wise men. "The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon."
('The Alchemist' Paulo Coelho)
Sunday, June 07, 2009
So Alistair Darling is to retain his position as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Isn't that a bit like putting one of the prisoners in charge of the jail?