Not again! Chaplain hoisting his cassock and treading gingerly on the croquet lawn. More bogstead sagas. We’ve sent for the men with the equipment and had knowledgeable discussions about rodding eyes and the like. But to no effect. Reinforcements arrive tomorrow. I hope the kitchen floor won’t have to come up.
Meanwhile, we went to ‘Be Near Me’ in the Perth Playhouse on Saturday night. It’s based on the novel by Andrew O’Hagan .. about a priest in Argyll .. about his huge ability and his lostness as a person … about paedophilia .. about what happens to priests who get lost. Great theatre and uncomfortable.
I’m going through a phase of doing Thought for the Day again