International

Songs of discontent

Jan 23rd, 2015 | By | Category: International

Passing the bar today, there was a memory of a moment there five years ago, a moment that recalled a scene in the film “Educating Rita”. It was the moment when Rita suddenly realizes that there must be a different way of living. Family and friends are gathered in a pub singing along with a song and Rita looks around at the assembled faces and thinks that another world must be possible.

Sitting on a barstool in that apres-ski bar at the end of the week, there was a “Rita” …