Category: Love thy neighbour!

One market, one voice

Member states opted into the European Union because they decided that the advantages of a common market outweigh the disadvantages. The British people — or were it merely the English — opted out. All...

Kneus

Ja, dat weet ik heus wel — dat de mens van nature slecht is. Ik heb namelijk ook een buurvrouw. Maar ik mag toch aannemen dat iedereen in zijn opvoeding meekrijgt, dat het ons...

Cell phone mania

Hiya, If one day I attain your level of irony, I shall be a proud man. Frisian blood is pretty high-grade irony wise, but after reading just a few of your lines, I always...

Mr Bean and Hadrian´s wall

The last couple of days have been so hard on her Theresa May had to brace herself holding on to – in her own words – ´a glass of whisky and beans on toast´...

Batman, help thyself!

As it happens, I’m a bit of a hypocrite. [All together now: ‘Only a BI-IT!?!?’] I don’t accept any preconceptions. You may tell me ‘Watch out for that guy – he is not to...

The secret of life

Most sailors simply don’t get it, do they. I have heard some of them actually say without a second thought: ‘The fun bits of sailing are leaving port and reaching your destination.’ To me...