GloMag GloMagDecember2018 - Page 15

with which they are presented lifts them well above the mundane to a plane of their own. The conflicts, insults and travails presented here are something to be accepted, but not surrendered to, and the ultimate message we take from this is one of optimism and — I said it before — good humour. Let’s just end with this: Embarrassed One of two young girls with flushed cheeks who buy cans of coke and energiser asks Please can I buy a lotto scratch card, #7? I ring for the manager as per rule. He asks the girls for i.d. No. I haven't. I'm eighteen. We need to see your I.D. he says. You're an embarrassment, one replies 15