In all the madness, a chink of sanity

I read an odd sort of article yesterday about two friends taking a road trip from London to Weimar in a Trabant.

Are you gripped ? I doubt it ..

The reason it interested me was the two friends were Will Self ( height 6’5”- the same as my brother,Richard ) and Michael Shamash ( height 3’5”- my sister Jane was 4′).

Will Self wrote ”Michael is a person of restricted height.This is a description he wouldn’t object to; small person is also acceptable ; dwarf, just about. Midget never ; it is the N word of the restricted person’s vocabulary, and should be of yours as well .”

At last someone has said it .

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