Friday, May 25, 2018

Ask Agatha #6 – Scored an Own Goal

Dear Aunt Agatha, A thought occurred to me on my paper round last week.  It’s a trivial problem.  I want to be liked and respected...

Ask Agatha #5 – Charges of Hypocrisy

Dear Aunt Agatha, As a reasonably successful journalist, I try to reflect the lives and experiences of ordinary people in my work.  Like them, I...

Ask Agatha #4 – People Want Me To Go

Dear Aunt Agatha, I need your advice on what to do next.  I obtained my present position because although just over half my colleagues regarded...

Ask Agatha #3 – An Unqualified Success

Dear Aunt Agatha, Although my name synonymous with beauty, I actually look like Voldemort.  My career has been called “an unqualified success,” largely because I...

Ask Agatha #2 – I’m Concerned about My Obituaries

Dear Aunt Agatha, Although my public service career has featured many achievements, the only time the BBC will wheel me out these days is to...

Ask Aunt Agatha #1 – Promising Political Career

Dear Aunt Agatha, I have a serious problem and need advice.  I had a promising political career and had achieved high office.  I worked with...