Starting #wintergames off right! My first #snowedin read - I can‘t believe I‘ve never gotten round to reading this before, very well written, and a scary allegory for many countries, not just Stalinist Russia 😬
Also #20in4 - 1.5 hrs
3. Metal Earth models
5. Event planning
7. Obsessing over small details
9. Passive aggressive driving
10. Being a husband (her words, not mine)
A significant satirical commentary on society and the politics of 17th-19th century Ireland and Britain. It provides a glimpse into the prevailing behaviours and beliefs of the upper classes in respect of the poor. It should provoke further investigation and study of Irish history pre-independence and reflection on the social contract and purpose of government.