Fiction

Meeting Flora

He is still alive, and so am I. I got an e-mail from him last week and he told me that he was in all sorts of shite but that he wasn’t in the mood to tell me the whole sad story. He will have done a lot of money on the latest crisis of fiscal confidence, or he will have been to the doctor and heard the kind of news you hear when you are seventy plus. It won’t be the kind of trouble that happened way back then, when I was under twenty, and he was nearly twice…

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