Well, it's good to be back, after four weeks break from the hustle and tussle in Freetown. I left Freetown, thinking that I will not miss anything, only to find myself wanting to change the date of my return two weeks after my arrival. Please don't get me wrong, the old saying by Samuel Johnson that “if you are fed-up with London, then you must be fed-up with life,” still stands: London is still a fine and indeed, a delightful place to live, if you have the money and know the right people to mix with day in and day out.
Although the cold weather was very unkind to the spirit, I enjoyed my first few days in London after almost two years out of the country, more so, with my family around to celebrate Christmas.
However, my enjoyment was cut short, after my encounters with [...]