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“Such is how folk heroes are born.”

“Eh, p!ss on him!”  I’m sure we’ve all heard a variant of that muttered by someone, directed towards someone in authority – when they’re out of earshot, of course.  (smile) But one time, it literally happened.  In that case, the “whizzer” was a relatively junior officer – and the “target”, a GO. And the junior […]
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