Blog - Day: May 2, 2022


Getting It Right

Everyone has their own.
“How did he get from Mile End to Chelsea in five minutes?”
“When’s this set again? 1952? That model didn’t come in until 1963.”
“Lemon drizzle cake in 1938? I don’t think so!”

The telly’s got it wrong again.

Mine – and yours too, I wouldn’t be surprised – is bird song.
So petty. So very, very petty.

But compulsive, too. I like to think of it as a sign that I’m paying attention, that I’m fully involved in the viewing experience, not checking my phone every two minutes. It starts with noticing.
“We think you ought to have a look at this, Sir.” 

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