08 November 2018, The Tablet

Taped music is a curse of Spanish churches. I even ran into a taped Rosary session


One of the new generation of beggars was at work on the train from Madrid airport. She was perhaps not out of her teens, presentable, with an indoor face (not weatherbeaten, I mean) and long, fair hair plaited down her back.


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