I’m happy to report to all well-wishers that the young man has regained his famous sense of humour, if not his handsome face. The police called to tell him that they had two guys in custody who had attacked someone else just for fun. But they bit half of this victim’s ear off. Happily my son has both his ears intact. He has to identify the two, but he thinks from what the cops have said that they’re not the same guys. Pretty scary – gangs of punchers and ear-biters roaming the mean streets – shades of “Clockwork Orange,” in sweet little Toronto.
Summer continues, bewildered but happy Torontonians out in tank tops, shorts, flipflops. On October 1 Lynn and I swam in