It was both bright and it was full of sadness, yes? The two of us sat there betting on the price of gold, would it rise? You say it rises but I don’t believe you half the time. Each of us had three computer monitors and access to a limited, and now dwindling, investment fund. The passage to India was now navigated on a modem, then a fibreoptic and now perhaps just in the Cloud. I didn’t stop for a Coca-Cola. I didn’t halt when I pushed the button and pulled the plug and many other idioms.
There is a Peacocks in Valetta.
A Deichmann in East Ham.