Posts Tagged ‘Bristol’

The Big Wheel

And now the end is near…   I’m not going to say that I’m unaccustomed to public speaking, as that’s manifestly untrue, and actually I think that I’m reasonably good at it – but I am not good at it when it concerns myself, especially at the tail end of a synapse-frying exam board, and especially when it hadn’t occurred to me that I might have to do such a thing, and so my response to a farewell presentation from Bristol colleagues was an inarticulate and embarrassed “thank you”, trying to hide behind the lemon tree they’d bought me. So, this is a chance to make up for that, and to articulate what I should have said… (more…)

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