Diary

…and the hands of the french village clock on the church steeple still shows 10 to 2…..for how long past and future?

As we rounded the Beijing corner a man was stood on the curb holding a long stick. Attached to the end dangling by string was an enormous turtle. It’s eyes bulging out. For sale I presume!

I ”d never been in a taxi before whereby the horn was used almost continuously for the 1 hour journey..crazy!