Distant shores — 2 Comments

  1. As sad as this is, I think in Ireland and the UK (and the USA for that matter) that cohort is a far far larger percentage of the population than the official CSO stats expose.
    The Establishment has a framed image of the ideal citizen, the Mr Average. Known in the past, judicially, as the voyager on the Clapham Omnibus (or the 46a to Dún Laoghaire). The problem today is that framed Mr A is a driver of a BMW earning well above the industrial wage.

  2. The thing that surprised me most was that the student who had never been to a beach was a member of the travelling community

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