There’s Always The French

The Quiet Revival

Following nicely on from my previous post I want to begin this week’s wander through the nooks and crannies of my mind by recommending a book. I became aware of it when I saw that my brother-in-law was reading it one holiday. A book I have not read always commands my attention. Once he had finished with it, I had a flick through and was instantly hooked. The book was called:

1000 Years of Annoying the French

Now, let me be clear, I have nothing against any individual French person. That would be very wrong and, having met some very lovely French people in my life it would be very blind. However, what the recent election has displayed is that the vast majority of British people are very accepting but with just a light seasoning of gentle xenophobia. That got me thinking…

Four million people voted for UKIP…

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