It is four years since George Bush declared the end of major combat operations in Iraq.
We held a vigil for peace in our church this evening. Planned some time ago, I completely forgot it until last week. Phoning Geraldine, the leader of our local peace and justice group, on Tuesday last, I admitted that I had completely failed to publicise the event.
“Never mind”, said Geraldine, “I will be there and that will make two of us”.
In the event there were thirty-six people present, which, by Church of …