‘We left the church accompanied by a recording of Neil Diamond singing Forever in Blue Jeans, through the churchyard and across the lane into the cemetery. Ivor was lowered into the ground by Aidan, Denis, and the others, and we threw yellow roses onto the coffin. Last of all Jacky let his cap fall into the grave.’
From Meetings with Ivor (available as free pdf download through the Writing section of this website. Paperback book - £4 including postage)
Tricia Durdey dances, writes, and teaches Pilates.