... with open eyes, and a generous heart, there is awe 'round many a corner ...
Sunday, 15 March 2009
Harry's Cafe de Wheels
As I leant upon the wheel casing, Dad tapped on the window: "See that bloke on the right with the white stuff on his face? That's Mo McCackey. When I was at D.W. Murray's I used to see all his shows at the old Tiv down in George Street. I would tear down there after work to get me shillin' ticket up with the Gods. Boy he was good. Was he good ... ... ...".
Dementia does not eat away everything. Here he delved back to somewhere between 1935 and 1939 - a mere seventy years.