Confronted with threat, we act with out considering, as Nicola Kelly discovered when an afternoon out along with her circle of relatives nearly led to crisis
We had been operating past due that day. 3 months into parenthood and time gave the impression to be ceaselessly towards us – a relentless fight towards the clock to get the child fed, modified and out the door.
It was once the primary Saturday afternoon because the pubs had reopened in England and we had been assembly pals for lunch. The streets round southeast London had been teeming. Wobbly tables spilled out directly to the pavement, trays filled with pints, pals hugging, reunited after too lengthy aside.