Early morning, November ’04
Shot rings out in the Fallujah sky
Free at last, they took your life
They could not take your pride
In the name of love
What more in the name of love ?
Adapted from ‘Pride’ (‘The Unforgettable Fire’, Island Records – October 1984)
With apologies to U2 and the Rest of the World.
No, I didn’t run today.
Today’s workout: 4 x shame, 3 x guilt, 2 x despair, depression intervals.
15. Sorrowful hills – the Space Shuttle Disaster and war clouds in Iraq
46. On the front line – Crawley’s echoes of Madrid
95. Going underground – the 7/7 attacks on London
17. It’s puzzling – a letter on Iraq, to Tony Blair
86. Running in the election battlegrounds
148. Farewell to Tony Blair