I am trying to listen to this on my laptop but I think the volume of my hearing, through the passage of time I must add, has turned itself down a little. Could be wax in my ears. Getting older has advantages and disadvantages, goes with out saying. I will have it no other way.
This has been a journey for me and exhausted as I am, this is all I have to say.
Where are the monstrous men with chests like barrels and moustaches like the wings of eagles who strode across my childhood gaze? GEORGE ORWELL