This hauntingly beautiful song by the late Sandy Denny of Fairport Convention always reminds me of my children. They seem to have grown up so fast and all the smiles, summers, laughter, tears, joy, hurt. loss and love we have shared over the years feels like it was just yesterday. Saturday’s Guardian newspaper mentioned that teenagers cost their parents an average of £9,000 a year. This blog post is simply to say I am thinking of them and the priceless privillege it has been to be their father.